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Mike Bailey, 28, left with, and Matt Lucas, 23, who helped save the injured man ''Picture by:  Malcolm Wells (180219-7042)

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FIREFIGHTERS were called out following reports that a man was trapped in a lift.

Crews from Southsea fire station attended the incident at Yew Tree Court, a sheltered housing complex, at about 7pm yesterday.

The man was stuck between the ground and first floor in the building, in Haslemere Road, Southsea, and was freed by firefighters after they arrived with specialist equipment.