with hand stuck in letterbox is rescued by Burnham fire crew
fire crew was called to help a man with his hand stuck in a letterbox
early today on Saturday (August 30th).
Burnham fire engine was called to a home in Highbridge Road, Burnham
man, in his early 40s, had got his hand and arm stuck in a letter
box while trying to retrieve a key on the other side of the door.
used small tools, saws, screwdrivers and washing-up liquid to
release his hand while trying not to damage the door," a
spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
had been stuck there for around two hours before he'd been able
to raise the alarm and get help. Fortunately, he was not injured
- just his pride was a little bruised. It was certainly one of
our more unusual incidents!"