Fisherman rescued from canal in Sheffield after falling in

Fire picture
Fire picture

A man had to be pulled out of a canal after falling in when fishing.

Emergency services were called out around 5.30am yesterday morning to a canal near Meadowhall Retail Park.

Fire crews from Darnall assisted a passer by who managed to get the man out using a stick.

The fisherman was checked over by paramedics and was taken to hospital with suspected hypothermia.