Firefighters rescue trapped man at midnight in Worthing

Firefighters rescued a man who had got trapped at a petrol station in Worthing last night.

Sunday, 8th July 2018, 11:02 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th July 2018, 6:43 pm
The fire service and paramedics were called to the incident. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

The fire service was called at 11.40pm to the incident, at the petrol station in Heene Road.

A spokesman for the fire service said: “A male was rescued from a wall using a platform.

“They managed to get themselves trapped up high.

The man was released into the care of paramedics

“We gave the ambulance the responsibility for the gentleman afterwards.”

With the man safely in the hands of paramedics, the fire service left the scene at 12.38am.

The fire service left the scene at 12.38am