Woman taken to hospital after Chichester car park fall

Emergency incident
Emergency incident

A WOMAN was taken to hospital after falling down stairs in a car park.

Firefighters were called to the multi-storey car park in Via Ravenna opposite the Westgate Leisure Centre yesterday (Wednesday, June 18).

The lady had fallen and her leg had become trapped in the metal staircase.

The crew arrived at 7.18pm and quickly got to work freeing her using hydraulic rescue equipment.

She was given first aid and oxygen at the scene before being taken to hospital by ambulance.

Firefighters left the call at 7.43pm.