A 12 year old boy has been seriously injured after falling through the roof of a swimming pool in St Helens.

Police say they were called to Parr Swimming Baths at around 6:20pm on Sunday 23 June.

It followed reports that three young were seen on the roof before one of them fell through.

The boy was taken to hospital in a serious condition.

Police enquires are ongoing to establish the full circumstances of what happened, but any witnesses are asked to get in touch with Merseyside Police.