Kendal Skateboarder injures man

A skateboarder in Kendal has injured a member of the public after performing a trick in the town centre. Cumbria Police says town centres are inappropriate for skating.

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Skateboarder injures Kendal man

A man has been left with serious facial injuries after being hit by a skateboard in Kendal town centre.

The man was walking down Finkle Street on Wednesday 6th August when the skateboarder jumped off his board, causing it to fly up into the air and into the gentleman's face.

Cumbria Police is investigating and has issued a warning that "it is inappropriate to skateboard in the town centre".

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