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Fire Appliance
Incident - Man Stuck in Drain

Date: 30/06/2020
Time: 06:18
Location: Queens Park Road, Paignton
Area: Western
County: Devon

Fire appliances from Paignton, Torquay and Newton Abbot were sent to a report of a male person stuck in a drain after he tried to retrieve a lost ring.

On arrival crews confirmed that the man was stuck but his head and shoulders were above ground.  Fire personnel from the Paignton appliance rescued the 40 year old from the drain and also confirmed that he was uninjured.  All other appliances were able to be returned to their home stations.  



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