Child locked in van is freed in Chapel St Leonards

Staff at Skegness Fire Station with Father Terry Steele and his dog Murray.
Staff at Skegness Fire Station with Father Terry Steele and his dog Murray.

Firefighters have freed a child after they were accidentally locked in a van in Chapel St Leonards today (Saturday).

A fire crew from Skegness was called to Trunch Lane, Chapel St Leonards, just after 2.50pm.

Firefighters used a number of small tools to open the van for the child who was not injured.