Rescue of Person in Walton-le-Dale

Date: 24/01/2022

Time: 09:19:00

Address: Higher Walton Road, Walton-le-Dale

Incident Number: 2201007511

Five fire engines from Bamber Bridge, Preston, Leyland, Fulwood and Penwortham, and specialist vehicles, attended reports of a person in the water at Higher Walton Road, Walton-le-Dale. On arrival, firefighters assisted with moving the person and assisted them to an ambulance, where they were conveyed to hospital. Crews used rope and water rescue equipment and remained on scene for approximately two hours.