Firefighters called to rescue adult and child trapped in flat

Fire and Rescue.
Fire and Rescue.

AN adult and child were rescued by firefighters after getting trapped in a bedroom.

The brigade were called to a flat above a shop on Northgate, the Headland, just after 9am today.

Firefighters led the adult and child to safety by putting a ladder up to the bedroom window.

It is understood they had become accidentally trapped in the room by being wedged in by a child gate on the other side of the door.