Man dies after ice slip near Accrington home
- 22 January 2013
- From the section Lancashire
A man has died after it is thought he slipped on ice near his home in Lancashire.
James Hurst, 54, had been out at a local pub and had taken a taxi back to his house in Accrington just before the accident happened on Saturday night.
Neighbours saw his body lying near a doorstep by his home in Worsley Street at about 08:00 GMT the following day.
Lancashire police said Mr Hurst suffered a head injury which they were treating as an accident.