At 3:39pm today, Tuesday 5 February fire engines from Carlisle East, Carlisle West and Longtown were mobilised to a major entrapment rescue on California Road, Carlisle.
A Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “On arrival crews found one casualty trapped in an industrial sander.
“Crews used small tools and a pedal cutter to release the casualty.
“The casualty was left in the care of the paramedics.
“Crews were detained for approximately twenty minutes.”