South East Wales

Man fixing TV aerial stuck on roof at Priory Way, Newport

A man who became stuck on his roof while fixing a TV aerial has been rescued by fire crews.

He was lowered to safety by aerial platform from the two-storey house in Newport after raising the alarm.

The incident happened at Priory Way in the city just before 12:15 GMT on Tuesday.

Two crews from Maindee attended the incident and were at the scene for around half an hour, said South Wales Fire and Rescue Service.

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