Man injured in street attack in Blackburn dies

A man who was found with serious head injuries in Blackburn at the weekend has died.

Martin Maughan, 26, from Accrington, was discovered in the road on Queen Victoria Street in the Mill Hill area just before 0200 BST on Sunday.

Lancashire Police said he was taken to the Royal Blackburn Hospital but he died on Thursday.

Jason Reilly, 19, from Morley Avenue in Blackburn, has been charged with wounding.

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