Emergency services in attendance following incident in Bromborough

Merseyside Police can confirm that emergency services have been in attendance at Dock Road South in Bromborough after a serious incident this afternoon, Thursday 8 August.

At around 1.40pm, a report was received of two men with injuries after it is believed that a pneumatic drill struck a live wire on Dock Road South, Bromborough Pool.

Police, ambulance and fire service attended a two men were taken to hospital with burn injuries which are being assessed.

A road closure is in place at the junction of Old Courthouse Road/Dock Road South/Thermal Road while enquiries are carried out.

The investigation into the circumstances of this incident will be led by the Health and Safety Executive, supported by the emergency services.