SOMERSET NEWS: Stuck up on the roof

SOMERSET NEWS: Stuck up on the roof

FIREFIGHTERS were called out to help rescue somebody who had got stuck up on the roof of a home in Somerset.

The alarm was raised shortly after 1.30am on Friday (September 15, 2017) to the incident at a property in South Street, Wellington.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call from a male who had put a ladder up to gain entry to his property and had got stuck.

One fire engine from Wellington was mobilised to assist the individual.

“The occupant was rescued from the roof and could provide identification that it was his address,” said a Fire Service spokesman.