Man charged over attack in Blackburn

A teenager has been charged over an attack that left a man with critical head injuries in Lancashire.

The 26-year-old was found on Queen Victoria Street in the Mill Hill area of Blackburn just before 0200 BST on Sunday.

Lancashire Police said he was taken to the Royal Blackburn Hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

A 19-year-old man has been charged with wounding and is due to appear at Blackburn Magistrates Court later.

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