Woman rescued from River Don by Sheffield firefighters

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A woman was rescued by Sheffield firefighters after she fell into the River Don in a city suburb.

The woman, believed to be in her 20s, fell into the water off Mowbray Street, Hillsborough, at around 9.30pm on Sunday.

Firefighters alerted to her plight dropped some ladders into the water for her to climb up.

She was believed to have been unharmed but was taken to hospital by ambulance as a precaution.