Honiton resident stuck in lift

PUBLISHED: 07:32 07 July 2017 | UPDATED: 07:32 07 July 2017


Firefighters called to free an elderly woman who was becoming distressed.

Honiton firefighters freed an elderly resident stuck in a lift at Homelace House in King Street last night (Thursday, July 6).

They released the woman, who was becoming distressed, using small tools. She was unharmed.

The crew was alerted following a call from a care line which monitors alarms for the sheltered accommodation.

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