Firefighters rescue man from mud

Firefighters from Fareham and Cosham helped rescue a man trapped in mud early today.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 7:56 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 7:59 am

They were called to the drama in Totton along with a crew from the townn and one from Redbridge.

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Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service the alerts was raised in Stirling Close at about 2am.

Witnesses said the man was trapped up to his thighs in mud.

A fire service spokesman said: ‘The gentleman was released using specialist rescue equipment and the stop call was received at 3.09am.’