Man gets stuck in deck chair in Taunton garden after seat collapses

Somerset County Gazette: Man gets stuck in deck chair in Taunton garden after seat collapses Man gets stuck in deck chair in Taunton garden after seat collapses

A SUNBATHER had to be pulled from a deck chair after it suddenly collapsed on him.

Firefighters were called to Calder Crescent in Taunton shortly after 3.15pm this afternoon (June 24) where a man was sitting on the chair in a garden.

Fire crews said the man got stuck when the chair collapsed on him but he was released uninjured.

 

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6:21pm Tue 24 Jun 14

Dr Dave says...

OH.MY.GOD....How embarrassing was this, to have to call the fire service out after a deck chair collapses!
OH.MY.GOD....How embarrassing was this, to have to call the fire service out after a deck chair collapses! Dr Dave
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9:29am Wed 25 Jun 14

feeby12007 says...

Why on earth was the Fire Brigade called out for this? I can't believe it :(
Why on earth was the Fire Brigade called out for this? I can't believe it :( feeby12007
  • Score: -5

1:02pm Wed 25 Jun 14

freedom freebee says...

Oh the mind pictures! This has made my day, Thank you! WOW.
Oh the mind pictures! This has made my day, Thank you! WOW. freedom freebee
  • Score: 7

2:40pm Wed 25 Jun 14

prickles says...

Emergency services time wasted again.
Emergency services time wasted again. prickles
  • Score: -2

7:04pm Wed 25 Jun 14

Thurza says...

Is this really news?
Is this really news? Thurza
  • Score: 4

8:38am Fri 27 Jun 14

RosieSparkle says...

Ahhhh, Taunton.....
Ahhhh, Taunton..... RosieSparkle
  • Score: 5

2:38pm Fri 27 Jun 14

duckface08 says...

I hope the tourists don't see this "news item" or we will really be a laughing stock! What are the Fire Brigade doing treating this as an emergency?
I hope the tourists don't see this "news item" or we will really be a laughing stock! What are the Fire Brigade doing treating this as an emergency? duckface08
  • Score: 0

2:45pm Fri 27 Jun 14

Mi_Coc says...

Great further perpetuating the myth that all Somerset residents are carrot munching in breed tractor drivers!

Should be billed for their services!
Great further perpetuating the myth that all Somerset residents are carrot munching in breed tractor drivers! Should be billed for their services! Mi_Coc
  • Score: -6

7:13am Mon 30 Jun 14

Siker72 says...

Ooooo arrrrr where all idiots down yer in zumerzet, pass me I me zider, but don't I zee grockles about this as tis will make us look proper dim.

Anyway what a waste of money!!!!
Ooooo arrrrr where all idiots down yer in zumerzet, pass me I me zider, but don't I zee grockles about this as tis will make us look proper dim. Anyway what a waste of money!!!! Siker72
  • Score: -3
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