Firefighters rescue teenage boy stuck in baby swing

Slessor Road, York. Photo: Google
Slessor Road, York. Photo: Google

A 15-YEAR-OLD boy had to be rescued by firefighters after getting himself trapped in a swing designed for babies.

A crew from Acomb was called out to Slessor Road in York at 7pm yesterday.

They used a socket set and tool kit to dismantle the swing to allow the teenager to be released unharmed.

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