Man airlifted from street

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A man has been airlifted to hospital from a Burnley residential street.

The North-West Air Ambulance was seen to swoop down near to Wellfield Drive around 2pm today.

Wellfield Drive incident

Wellfield Drive incident

One onlooker said: “The incident happened outside a house directly opposite St Mary Magdalene’s School. It appears to have been some workmen doing something in a garden, so it could have been an accident.”