Girl rescued after getting stuck in swing

A GIRL was rescued after getting stuck in a swing.

Sunday, 3rd April 2016, 11:50 am
Updated Sunday, 3rd April 2016, 12:06 pm

The 12-year-old climbed into the toddler’s swing at a park near Titchfield Park Road, Fareham.

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Her friends dialled 999 after she was unable to free herself and a crew from Fareham fire station arrived at about 7pm on Friday.

The girl had been stuck for about half an hour. Watch manager Dave Higgins said: ‘She was firmly wedged when we arrived. We unbolted the swing and took the base off.’