Man rescued from tree in Newton Abbot park


A man was was rescued from a tree in a Newton Abbot park this afternoon, 12th June.

The fire were called to reports of a man stuck in a tree at Courtnay Park just before 5pm.

Crews from Newton Abbot were mobilised to the incident.

A spokesperson for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on their website: 

“On arrival crews discovered a nineteen year old male stuck up the tree.

“Crews used a short extension ladder to rescue the male uninjured,”

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