Teen was stuck up tree

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Firefighters were called out to rescue a teenage boy after he became stuck up a tree.

Crews were called to King George V Park in Church Road, Haydock, shortly after 10pm on Tuesday (February 17).

A 15-year-old boy had become stuck up a tree, some six metres above the ground.

Firefighters used a nine-metre ladder to rescue the boy and help him to safety.

The boy was uninjured.

Fire crews were at the scene for about half an hour.