Published: November 25, 2013
Crews rescue lady trapped in lift at Burnham block of flats

Fire crews rescued a distressed person who became stuck in a lift at a Burnham-On-Sea block of flats on Monday (November 25th).

Two fire engines from Burnham were called to Allandale Court in Rectory Road, pictured, at 4pm.

"Fire crews were mobilised following a call from staff, reporting the elderly female was stuck and in distress," a spokesman told

"Crews isolated the lift to safely release the elderly occupant, who was distressed but uninjured."

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