14 year old boy in 'serious condition' after getting pinned under Blackpool tram

The incident happened during Blackpool's annual ride the lights event.

A teenager is fighting for his life after getting trapped under a tram in front of horrified families in Blackpool.

The 14-year-old suffered "significant injuries" and remains in a critical condition in hospital following the incident at 9.50pm last night at Blackpool's annual Ride the Lights event.

Fire crews freed the boy from under the tram using specialist equipment before he was rushed to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool.

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