Fire crews rescue man who fell down steep banking in early hours of the morning

Fire crews from West Yorkshire took part in the rescue operation.
Fire crews from West Yorkshire took part in the rescue operation.

A man was taken to hospital in the early hours of this morning after falling down a 20 foot banking and having to be rescued by the fire brigade.

West Yorkshire Fire and rescue said that appliances from Holmfirth, Huddersfield and the specialist Technical Rescue team from Cleckheaton attended the incident at Dunford Road in Holmfirth at around 3.30am.