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Last Updated: Thursday, 7 September 2006, 11:21 GMT 12:21 UK
Burns man 'set himself on fire'
A man found on fire on a beach had set light to himself, police in Lancashire have confirmed.

The man remains critically ill after emergency services found him on fire in the North Shore area of Blackpool on Wednesday afternoon.

The man, who has not been named, was taken to the Royal Preston Hospital but transferred to the burns unit at Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester.

Police say they are not treating the incident as suspicious.




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