Firefighters have rescued a young child who had fallen and became trapped in a stairgate.

The young boy had trapped his knee in the stairgate after falling and injuring himself around 7am on Tuesday, November 7, at an address in Conway Street, Long Eaton.

The Long Eaton fire service crew freed the boy from the stairgate using specialist gear before carrying out first aid on the boy’s knee.

What to do in an emergency:

Call 999

You will be asked the telephone number you are dialling from and which emergency service you require.

Try not to panic and speak clearly.