Injured man on island rescued by Brighouse firefighters


An injured man stranded on an island in a Bradford lake had to be saved by specialist water rescue teams from Brighouse.

Emergency services were called to Peel Park in Peel Park View on Friday January 2 at 6.25pm.

Brighouse crews along with teams from Bingley and Leeds found the man was suffering from what appeared to be a broken arm.

Firefighters rescued the man and return him safely so he could be treated by paramedics.

It was unclear how the man had ended up on the island.