Rescue of Person in Hurst Green

Date: 27/12/2021

Time: 09:09:00

Address: Longridge Road, Hurst Green

Incident Number: 2112008931

At 09:09 on 27th December, two fire engines from Longridge and Clitheroe, together with an aerial ladder appliance (ALP) from Hyndburn and an urban search and rescue (USAR) team from Longridge, attended a rescue of a person on Longridge Road, Hurst Green. The incident involved one casualty who had fallen down an embankment. A passerby rescued the casualty prior to fire service arrival. Firefighters administered first aid to the casualty before placing them in the care of paramedics. Crews were in attendance for one and a half hours.