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Fire crews rescue person trapped under furniture

PUBLISHED: 12:28 14 June 2020 | UPDATED: 12:47 14 June 2020

Paramedics and firefighters helped rescue a person trapped by a wardrobe Picture: SIMON PARKER

Paramedics and firefighters helped rescue a person trapped by a wardrobe Picture: SIMON PARKER

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Emergency services were called to a house in Ipswich today after reports that a person was trapped under a wardrobe.

Firefighters and ambulance medics were called to the property in Robeck Road after the accident in a bedroom.

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Two fire crews from Ipswich East and Princes Street attended to remove the wardrobe so that medical staff could attend to the person involved.

The incident happened at 11.14am and one fire crew was stood down within a few minutes and both had left the scene by 11.50am.

The ambulance crew provided assistance to the person who had been trapped by the piece of furniture but the extent of any injuries is not known at this stage.


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