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Rescue from height – Leeds area

An emergency call was received from two teenagers who were unable to get down from a ledge up a steep slope in the woods at Woodhouse Ridge, Meanwood, Leeds.  Fire crews from Leeds together with the Technical Rescue Unit from Cleckheaton located the teenagers and, using line rescue equipment, assisted the teenagers in getting down to safety.

Fire engines attended from Leeds, Rawdon and Cleckheaton.


Woodhouse Ridge, Meanwood, Leeds