Passer by rescues woman from Pocklington Beck

A woman was taken to hospital after being rescued from a beck in the early hours.

The woman was rescued from Pocklington Beck in the early hours today.

A passer by alerted the emergency services and went to the woman’s aid after spotting her in Pocklington Beck shortly before 2.15am today (Sunday).

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Humberside Fire Service said the woman had been rescued when crews arrived at West Green.

Firefighters gave the woman oxygen and helped paramedics to take her to a waiting ambulance.