Fire crews rescue woman trapped on roof

PUBLISHED: 07:00 14 July 2015

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Officers were mobilised to Chard Street at 10.52am on Saturday, July 4.

Firefighters were called to a report of a woman on a roof trying to assist a seven-year-old child locked in a bathroom.

Crews were mobilised to Chard Street at 10.52am on Saturday, July 4.

On arrival, they found a female stuck on a pitched roof and a youngster trapped in an upstairs bathroom.

They were both rescued by firefighters, who used an extension ladder and small tools.


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