Emergency services called to free man trapped in Ipswich swing

The man was eventually freed by officers Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

The man was eventually freed by officers Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

A spokesperson for Suffolk police said that they were called to the man, who was trapped in Landseer Park at 7.50am yesterday morning.

Officers had to undo the seat the man was sitting on to free him Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Officers had to undo the seat the man was sitting on to free him Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

A spokesperson for Suffolk police said that they were called to the man, who was trapped in Landseer Park at 7.50am yesterday morning.

Police officers and a fire crew were called to the scene and were able to remove him by 8.30am.

It is thought that he might have been trapped for a while longer before services were called.

A spokesperson for Ipswich Borough Council confirmed that the swing in question had been put back together.

The man is thought to have been stuck for a number of hours Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

The man is thought to have been stuck for a number of hours Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

Fire crews help to remove the man from the swing Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Fire crews help to remove the man from the swing Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant