Woman rescued from Royal Armouries dock in Leeds

Brighouse firefighters part of the specialist water rescue crew helped save a woman from a dock in Leeds.

Friday, 1st August 2014, 12:40 pm

The team were called to the Royal Armouries, on Armouries Drive, at 12.45am, today (Friday) after a female was spotted on CCTV in the dock at the side of the armouries.

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The security guard held the female until the fire service arrived who then rescued her from the water using a roof ladder.

Appliances attended from Hunslet, Leeds and Rothwell with a specialist technical rescue officer.

The woman was taken to hospital by ambulance.