Man taken to hospital after falling from roof in Sheffield

A man who was trapped between buildings after he fell from a roof in Sheffield has been taken to hospital.

Monday, 17th February 2020, 4:32 pm
Updated Monday, 17th February 2020, 6:07 pm

Yorkshire Ambulance Service said they received a call at 11:25am today (Monday 17 February) to reports of a person who had fallen from a building in Harvest Lane in Sheffield.

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A spokesperson said: “We dispatched an ambulance, two rapid response vehicles and our Hazardous Area Response Team to the scene.

“One patient was taken by ambulance to Northern General Hospital.”

Emergency services mounted a rescue operation to free a man who fell from a roof in Sheffield. Photo sent in by reader.