A MAN has been rescued by firefighters after he got stuck on the roof of his property in Wellington

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service were called at 1.43am to the property on South Street and dispatched a crew from Wellington to help the man. 

The man had put a ladder up to gain entry to his home and had become stuck after reaching the roof. 

Firefighters helped the man off his  roof and the man provided identification to prove that it was his address.