Woman shut in lift at Portsmouth extra care development is freed by firefightersÂ

FIREFIGHTERS have been called to free a woman from a lift.Â

Monday, 17th September 2018, 12:13 pm
Updated Monday, 17th September 2018, 1:18 pm
Caroline Square, in Portsea. Picture: Google Street View

Crews from Cosham and Southsea were called to the extra care housing development Caroline Square, in Portsea, at 9.20am this morning after a report the woman was stuck. 

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It was discovered the woman had been shut in '“ and was freed in under 15 minutes. 

Caroline Square, in King William Street, is a so-called '˜extra care' housing development '“ which focuses on providing varying levels of care and support for older people.