Rescue of a man at height on scaffolding in Heysham

Date: 26/01/2019

Time: 14:11:00

Address: Combermere Road, Heysham

Incident Number: 1901007564

Ambulance paramedics had been called to attend to a man taken ill while at height on scaffolding on a building on Combermere Road, Heysham. Crews from Lancaster, Morecambe, Bolton le Sands and rope rescue specialist firefighters from St Annes responded to the call for assistance. The casualty was brought down to safety in the rescue cage of Morecambe’s Aerial Ladder Platform and he was taken to hospital by ambulance.