A TEENAGER had to be rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a child's swing.

The incident happened at the recreation ground in Fordingbridge on Sunday, September 29 at around 4.15pm.

A crew from the town's fire station was called to the scene and used tools to release the teen from their predicament.

Here are some more incidents the crew from Fordingbridge has attended recently:

  • September 25 – a road accident on the A338 near Ashley heath was attended at 5.55am
  • September 25 – a fire alarm sounding at a property in Christchurch Road in Ringwood was checked at 7pm
  • September 26 – a fire alarm at a property in Moorhill Road at Burley went off at 9.55am
  • September 27 – a fire alarm just before 11.30pm at Allenbrook Nursing Home in Fordingbridge was a false alarm
  • September 30 – a road accident in St Leonards was attended at 1.05pm