Man rescued from garage roof in Axminster

PUBLISHED: 12:37 12 January 2015 | UPDATED: 13:03 12 March 2015



The incident occurred around 1.53pm on Saturday (January 10)

Firefighters from Axminster were called after a man found himself stuck on a roof over the weekend.

The 61-year-old was trapped on the garage roof in Brunenburg Way in Axminster last Saturday (January 10).

Upon arrival at roughly 1.53pm, firefighters used a 135 metre ladder and a troll stretcher to rescue him.

After being brought down, the man was passed into the hands of the West Country Ambulance.

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