Couple rescued after becoming trapped in lift at Gunwharf Quays apartment block

FIREFIGHTERS were called to free two people from an apartment block at Gunwharf Quays in the early hours of the morning.

Wednesday, 24th October 2018, 9:26 am
Updated Wednesday, 24th October 2018, 10:35 am
An aerial view of Gunwharf Quays. Picture: Geograph (labelled for reuse)

Crews freed a man and a woman believed to be in their 20s from a lift at the Crescent at about 2am. 

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Southsea Fire Station said they used a lift key to get the pair out, in an operation which took less than a minute.