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Man rescued after fall on scaffolding

Palmerston Road, Buckhurst Hill
08/04/2021 @ 12:28
Incident Number: 142079
In attendance: 1 x Loughton, 1 x Tottenham Aerial Ladder Platform (London Fire Brigade)


Loughton firefighters worked with London Fire Brigade and the Ambulance Service to rescue a man who had fallen on scaffolding this afternoon.

On arrival, crews reported that the man had fallen while on roof height scaffolding and worked with the Ambulance Service to safely rescue him.

Firefighters and paramedics reached the man using Tottenham’s Aerial Ladder Platform and the man was left in the care of the Ambulance Service.

Station Manager Diggory said: “Crews worked well with the Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade to safely rescue the man through good partnership working.”

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