South East Wales

Man trapped between fence and wall for seven hours

The Fox and Hounds pub Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was stuck near the Fox and Hounds pub

A man has been rescued by firefighters after being trapped between a wall and a fence for seven hours in Cardiff.

He was stuck overnight on Old Church Road, by the Fox and Hounds pub, until being freed by a crew from Whitchurch just before 06:30 BST on Tuesday.

He was taken to the University Hospital of Wales by ambulance with a suspected broken leg and suffering from dehydration.

The fire service said it was not known how he got stuck.

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