Baby girl from Blackpool death 'unexplained'

Emergency services responded to calls at around 8am this morning.

We received reports this morning of a distressed woman outside an address in Marton Drive in Blackpool.

A number of police cars and ambulance crews attended the scene.

Police have issued the following statement:

We were called around 8am today (Friday, February 8) to reports a baby had been found unresponsive at an address in Marton Drive, Blackpool. 

Emergency services attended but the baby, a girl, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. 

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and an investigation is underway.


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