Two women stuck in lift in Hartlepool's Middleton Grange shopping centre

Middleton Grange shopping centre where the incident happened.
Middleton Grange shopping centre where the incident happened.

Firefighters were called to Middleton Grange shopping Centre in Hartlepool after two women became stuck in a lift.

Cleveland Fire Brigade have confirmed that they were called to the shopping centre on Victoria Road today, (April 11) following reports that two women were trapped in the lift.

A spokeswoman for the fire service said: "Two appliances from Stranton Fire Station were called at 3.55pm and rescued two females from a lift.

"They were released from the lift at 4.09pm and no one was injured."