Lancashire

Man in critical condition after Blackpool street attack

A Google Streetview of Lytham Road in Blackpool Image copyright Google
Image caption The victim was attacked outside a barber shop in Blackpool

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after he was attacked on a night out.

The 31-year-old victim was targeted outside Razor's barber shop on Lytham Road, Blackpool, just after 02:00 BST on Sunday.

Lancashire Police said he had been drinking in nearby Ma Kelly's pub and may have been involved in an "altercation" with another man there.

A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of wounding.

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