Chard man freed from his bathroom

PUBLISHED: 09:36 15 July 2017 | UPDATED: 09:36 15 July 2017

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A Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue crew from Chard responded last night (Friday, July 14) to the incident in Fore Street.

A fire crew was called out last night (Friday, July 14) to rescue a man trapped in his bathroom in Chard.

An appliance from Chard responded at around 8.15pm following a call from a careline reporting that a man had got locked in his bathroom in Fore Street.

The fire service said the crew gained entry to the bathroom using small tools and that the occupant was unharmed.


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