Man airlifted to hospital after falling through roof

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A MAN had to be airlifted to hospital after he crashed through the roof of a garage in Cliviger.

The man, believed to be in his 40s and self-employed, was working on the roof of a garage in Burnley Road when the accident happened around 11-30am on Wednesday.

A spokesman for the North West Air Ambulance said: “The injured man was airlifted to the Royal Preston Hospital with suspected shoulder, back and pelvis injuries.”