Man falls into river in Hebden Bridge

Firefighters were called after a man fell into the river in Hebden Bridge last night.

By sarah fitton
Saturday, 12th February 2022, 1:55 pm

Crews from four fire stations helped the man who had fallen down steep banking off Valley Road shortly before 8.25pm.

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.He was given first aid in the water and taken to a waiting ambulance.

Mytholmroyd, Todmorden, Halifax crews were deployed, as well as a tech rescue team from Cleckheaton.

Firefighters helping the man out of the water last night. Photo by Peter Norrish