fire crews help free stranded cyclist on Berrow beach
fire crews carried out one of their more bizarre rescues on Thursday
afternoon (June 3rd) when a child became stuck on her bicycle.
fire crews were called to Berrow beach at 4.23pm after a 999 call
was made by the parents of the distressed youngster.
spokesman Paul Slavin told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Once in attendance,
the crews used a hydraulic hand wedge to release the child's leg
from between the frame and the pedal."
child was left in the hands of her parents and an ambulance, who
checked her over."
photo shows a Burnham-On-Sea fire engine on Berrow's beach