Preston man arrested after woman falls from Avenham flats
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman fell from the eighth floor of a block of flats.
The 25-year-old suffered serious injuries after falling from Sandown Court in Avenham, Preston, shortly before 08:00 BST, police said.
She was taken to Royal Preston Hospital, where her condition is described as critical.
A 29-year-old man from Preston was arrested and remains in custody.
A spokesman for Lancashire Police said the incident was being treated as "unexplained".