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Last Updated: Wednesday, 6 September 2006, 18:25 GMT 19:25 UK
Burns man in critical condition
A man who was found on fire in Lancashire has been taken to hospital with serious burns.

Emergency services were called out to reports of a man on fire in the North Shore area of Blackpool on Wednesday.

The man, who has not been named, was rushed to the Royal Preston Hospital shortly after 1400 BST where his condition is described as critical.

Police are not treating the incident as suspicious and are not looking for anyone else in connection with it.




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