Rescue of Person in Oswaldtwistle

Date: 09/07/2021

Time: 12:01:00

Address: Frederick Street, Oswaldtwistle

Incident Number: 2107003171

At 12:01 on 9th July, three fire engines from Hyndburn and Rawtenstall, along with a dog unit, a technical rope rescue team, and an Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) team, attended an incident on Frederick Street, Oswaldtwistle. The incident involved one casualty being rescued from height. Firefighters used an Arizona Vortex system to lower the casualty to safety from the roof of a single storey building. Crews were detained for one hour.