Drunk, semi-naked teenager stuck in mud rescued by firefighters in Huddersfield

Firefighters were dispatched to rescue a drunk, semi-naked teenager stuck in mud in Huddersfield this morning.

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The 19-year-old man became stranded on a river bank about 15 feet from the road but only four feet from the water near Kings Road Bridge at around 6am.

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West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said he was dressed only in a t-shirt and was unresponsive to communication.

He was rescued by 2 firefighters using a short extension ladder and wearing life jackets and secured by a line before being treated by paramedics.