Delivery men get stuck in lift with armchairs

Portsmouth coastguard called to reports of a body near Chichester

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DELIVERY men had something comfortable to sit on when they got stuck in a lift with armchairs.

Firefighters from Southsea fire station were called to David Harmer House, in Arundel Street, Landport.

Watch manager Rob Dellow said: ‘We were called to Arundel Street to carry out a lift rescue.

‘Men delivering armchairs became stuck.

‘We arrived and dropped the lift until they were able to get out.’

Two crews were sent out.

The incident took place just before 1pm yesterday.

Firefighters were there for just over half an hour as they worked to free the men.

No one was injured.