Firefighters rescue men stuck in cherry picker

Firefighters rescued two men who had become stuck in a cherry picker last night.

Tuesday, 8th November 2016, 8:48 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:50 pm

Crews from Southsea and Cosham Fire Station were called to Kettering Street, near Portsmouth’s international ferry port, at around 11pm.

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The men, who were putting up ‘To Let’ signs at Norman House, had become trapped two storeys off the ground after a mechanical failure with the hydraulic crane.

Firefighters used a ladder to rescue the men, who suffered no injuries.