Cumbria Crack

Man rescued from Carlisle roof

Police were called at 2.38am this morning, 29 April following a report of a 22-year-old man stuck on a roof after climbing scaffolding on London Road in Carlisle.

Firefighters attended the scene and he was safely brought down.

A spokesman for Cumbria Police said: “The man was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary by ambulance for a check over.

“No criminal offence was committed.

“The road was closed for 25 minutes.”

A spokesman for Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service said: “The aerial ladder platform attended to reach the man on the three storey building.”

Related posts

Four rescued from Whitehaven house blaze

Cumbria Crack

Longtown lorry blaze spread to rubbish yard

Cumbria Crack

Cumberland Infirmary hosts wedding for Whitehaven nurse

Cumbria Crack

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More