Man rescued from forklift cab

Monmouth Road, Pill, Bristol

A man was rescued by firefighters from the cab of a forklift truck after it toppled forward on to its front wheels.

When crews arrived the man, thought to be in his 50s, was unharmed but unable to get to safety due to the vehicle being in a precarious position.

Firefighters worked quickly to stabilise the vehicle. They then put a ladder up to the cab and assisted the man to climb down.