Firefighters rescue ill man from Mansfield roof

NEWS: News.
NEWS: News.

Firefighters used an aerial ladder to rescue a man who became ill while working on scaffolding.

A crew from Mansfield were called to Westfield Lane to use the high rise ladder to reach the man, who complained of dizzy spells during work to renovate a roof.

The ambulance service sent a solo responder, an ambulance and a paramedic heart team to the incident which happened at around 10.30am.

The man was taken to King’s Mill hospital.