Eight students rescued by fire crews after being trapped in lift

Fire crews had to free eight students from a lift yesterday morning after it broke down.

Thursday, 29th September 2016, 12:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 1:58 pm

The service was called to Henry Cort Community College in Fareham just after 11.35am to free the pupils.

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A spokesman for Fareham Fire Station said the lift was stuck between the first and ground floor and had been blamed on a mechanical fault.

He added that the students were stuck in the lift for about 15 minutes and that there were no injuries.