Firefighters rescue man stuck on roof

Daily Echo: Firefighters rescue man stuck on roof Firefighters rescue man stuck on roof

FIREFIGHTERS rescued a man who became stuck on his roof last night after some DIY work.

The man in his 30s had been fixing the roof of his two-storey house when he became stuck on a ledge in the sub zero temperatures.

A crew from Redbridge fire station in Southampton received the 999 call just after 7.30pm.

Firefighter Steve White from Redbridge said they helped the man down from the home in Grove Road, Shirley.

He said: “It wasn't something that took long, it was just a case of helping him down but I would imagine he was grateful for the assistance.”

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8:42am Thu 13 Dec 12

Sovietobserver says...

Makes a change from a cat up a tree.
Any pictures for a laugh ?
Makes a change from a cat up a tree. Any pictures for a laugh ? Sovietobserver
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10:42am Thu 13 Dec 12

hulla baloo says...

Bit early for Father Christmas.
Bit early for Father Christmas. hulla baloo
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3:20pm Thu 13 Dec 12

bazzeroz says...

You sure he wasn't taking the lead? (or the 'P')
You sure he wasn't taking the lead? (or the 'P') bazzeroz
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