Man rescued by fire service after he fell down embankment in Ixworth

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Firefighters climbed down an embankment off Thetford Road, Ixworth, to rescue a man.

Firefighters were called just after 9.30pm yesterday after the ambulance reported a man had fallen down an eight foot embankment.

Crews used a short extension ladder and a scoop stretcher to rescue him by 10.30pm.

They had left the scene at 10.40pm.

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