Person trapped on the roof of a building in Warrington

Date/Time:
02/05/2021 - 18:04

Address:
Lymm Road, Thelwall, Warrington.

Attendance:
Two fire engines from Lymm and Stockton Heath attended, along with the Rope Rescue Unit from Lymm.

Details

Shortly after 6pm firefighters were called to reports of person trapped on the roof of a building on Lymm Road in Thelwall. 

Two fire engines from Lymm and Stockton Heath attended the scene, along with the rope rescue unit, and on arrival they found that a 15-year-old boy had climbed onto the roof of the building and was unable to get back down. 

Firefighters used an aerial platform cage to reach the boy and bring him down to safety, he was then passed to the care of paramedics to be checked as a precautionary measure.

Firefighters were detained at the scene for around one hour and 15 minutes.



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