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Firefighters slice ring off person’s finger

PUBLISHED: 21:00 26 December 2019 | UPDATED: 21:00 26 December 2019

Firefighters have sliced off a ring which was stuck on a persons finger. Pictured, a woman taking off a wedding ring. Photo: Getty/iStock

Firefighters have sliced off a ring which was stuck on a persons finger. Pictured, a woman taking off a wedding ring. Photo: Getty/iStock

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Firefighters have sliced off a ring which was stuck on a person’s finger.

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A crew at Sprowston fire station sprang into action after the wearer attended the station just before 6.30pm on Thursday, December 26.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue said firefighters used a specialist ring cutter to slice through the metal.

"It's like a tin opener which they slide under the ring and twist to slice the metal," they said.


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