Firefighters free child trapped in stairgate

Emergency services called to release Axmouth boy after he got his leg stuck

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house in Axmouth this morning (Friday) after a child became stuck in a stairgate.

Crew members from Seaton used small tools to release the 16-month-old boy whose leg had become trapped through the bars.

The infant was freed, uninjured, at around 7.45am.