Woman rescued from roof of flat in Cudworth

Fire Engine on call
Fire Engine on call

A woman in her 20s was rescued from the roof of a flat in Pontefract Road at 3.30am this morning (Saturday May 30)

Firefighters from Maltby who attended the incident had to break in to the flat to assist her boyfriend who was holding her arm through a window.

Firefighters said the woman was close to the edge of the roof when they arrived and her boyfriend was holding her arm to stop her from falling.

Firefighters managed to get the woman down and left the scene at 4.30am.