Ipswich: Man rescued from river by firefighters

A MAN was taken to hospital after falling in the river in Ipswich.

A fire crew and two water rescue teams were called to Bridge Street at 11.15pm last night after a man was reportedly seen in the river.

Using a ladder, crews had rescued the man by 11.30pm.

He was taken to Ipswich Hospital, however his injuries are not believed to be serious.

Police were called to assist firefighters.

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