Firefighters rescue boy hurt in slope fall

Posted on Tuesday 21st December 2010 at 8:34 am by SH (Editor)

The Bristol Evening Post reports that firefighters were called to open land near Ellicks Close in Bradley Stoke yesterday afternoon to rescue a boy who had injured his leg at the bottom of a steep slope.

The firefighters are said to have used rescue ropes and ladders to get to the 10-year-old boy, who was stranded on the far side of a stream.

The boy was eventually transferred to hospital with a knee injury.

Read more: Boy hurt in slope fall (Evening Post)

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