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Male Trapped Under Trailer - Ripon

24th April 2015

Toc: 0938 hours

Location:  Littlethorpe Lane, Ripon

At 0938 hours the Fire Service were called to a male trapped under a trailer on Littlethorpe Lane in Ripon. Fire Crews from Ripon Fire Station attended.  Upon arrival crews found that a trailer carrying approximately 1 tonne of water had tipped over on its end and trapped a 69 year old male against a wire mesh fence below his knee. Crews pierced holes in the container using small tools to allow the water to disperse thus enabling the crews to lift the container off the male.  The male was then taken to Hospital by road ambulance.

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