South East Wales

Unconscious person rescued from river in Merthyr Tydfil

Fire crews have rescued an unconscious person from a river in Merthyr Tydfil.

Emergency services were called to Abermorlais Terrace at about 19:15 BST on Thursday to reports of someone partly submerged in the water.

Jennie Griffiths head of joint fire control for South Wales Fire and Rescue Service, said the person had fallen from an embankment.

They were revived by crews at the scene and treated by paramedics.