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11:40 AM

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27/09/2021

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High Wycombe

11:40 AM, Monday 27 September, 2021

Lift rescue following power outage

Newland Street, Eden, High Wycombe

This incident was attended by appliances and crews from:

  • High Wycombe (x2)
  • Beaconsfield
  • Amersham
  • Maidenhead

One officer also attended.

The firefighters used forcible entry tools and left keys to release three men, uninjured, who had become trapped in a lift following a power outage.

The power failure also caused smoke to issue from a generator.