Building site rescue - Lidcombe

Published: 08 Feb 2021 01:21pm

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) rescued a man who had fallen into a pit at a rail maintenance centre in Lidcombe today.

FRNSW received a Triple Zero (000) call at 1:21pm reporting a man had fallen two metres into a maintenance pit and sustained serious leg injuries.

A rescue crew from Burwood Fire Station helped stabilise the man and safely removed him from the pit so he could be transported to hospital by NSW Ambulance for treatment.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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