Boy, three, rescued after locking himself in house

FIREFIGHTERS RESCUED a three-year-old child who had locked himself in his house on his own.

Firefighters were called to Ridsdale, Hull. Photo: Google

The firefighters were called to the home in Ridsdale, Hull, shortly after 9am today and managed to get in through an upstairs window to unlock the door.

A spokesman said the child had locked himself in while his mother was outside.

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He said: "His mum had just popped out into the garden and the child went and locked the door, locking her out."