Injured man rescued by firefighters after he fell into a basement

Museum Street in York. Photograph © Google Street View

A man had to be rescued by emergency services crews after a fall in the centre of York.

The man fell into the basement of a property in Museum Street and injured his back.

Firefighters from York were called out to help at about 3.40am on Thursday (March 9).

Crews used ladders to help police and ambulance crews to gain access so the injured man could be treated.

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