Firefighters rescue 104-year-old woman after she suffers a fall

Derbyshire fire service.
Derbyshire fire service.

Firefighters helped rescue a 104-year-old woman after she had fallen behind the door of her flat.

The Ilkeston crew had to break through a window at the local property about 2.30pm, today, Saturday, March 3, to reach the woman and to give her first aid treatment.

A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said: “They left her in the care of care staff awaiting paramedics to check her over.”