Report of man stuck in mud in Elton
08/10/2019 - 06:11Address:
Orchard Park Lane, EltonAttendance:
Four fire engines attended - two from Ellesmere Port, one from Chester and one from Powey Lane - as did water rescue units from Chester and Warrington and aerial ladder platforms from Chester and LymmDetails
Shortly before 6.15am firefighters were called to a report of a missing person being stuck in mud by the River Mersey near Elton.
They assisted the police and coastguard in looking for the man.
A rescue boat from Chester Fire Station and a coastguard helicopter searched for him.
Firefighters were in attendance for nearly three-and-a-half hours, until the police and coastguard confirmed that their assistance was no longer required.
Paramedics also attended.Return to latest incidents