Elderly man stuck in care home lift

AN ELDERLY man was rescued by firefighters after becoming stuck in a lift for 25 minutes.

Monday, 1st May 2017, 10:56 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:54 pm

He was trapped at Wykeham Court retirement living home in Wickham yesterday.

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The lift was stuck between two floors and the male was released just after 12pm.

Fire crews from Southsea said they used a fireman’s key to carry out the rescue, in which the resident was ‘shaken up, but unharmed.’