South East Wales

Injured teenager rescued from Ogmore Castle

Ogmore Castle Image copyright Google

A teenager has been rescued from Ogmore Castle in Vale of Glamorgan.

The 14-year-old boy injured his ankle nearly 20ft (6m) above ground on the castle ruins.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service was called to the incident in Ogmore-by-Sea at 13:43 BST and sent a crew from Bridgend to the scene.

Firefighters used a rescue harness and ladder to bring the boy to safety, before handing him over to paramedics for treatment.