Firefighters rescue person trapped under lawn mower

Crews from Harleston, Carrow and Earlham were called to the scene at Shelton, near Long Stratton, sh

Crews from Harleston, Carrow and Earlham were called to the scene at Shelton, near Long Stratton, shortly after 3.40pm on Friday, June 28. Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Firefighters have rescued a person who became trapped under a lawn mower in a Norfolk village.

Crews from Harleston, Carrow and Earlham were called to the scene at Shelton, near Long Stratton, shortly after 3.40pm on Friday, June 28.

A Norfolk fire service spokesman said it appeared as though a ride-on mower had tipped over, trapping the driver.

Firefighters used pneumatic air bags and other rescue equipment to free the person.

- More details to follow


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