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Woman hurt as thumb gets trapped in fencing in Shropshire

By Deborah Hardiman | Market Drayton | News | Published:

A woman injured her thumb when it got trapped between a wooden fence panel and a concrete post in a garden.

The emergency services were called to assist her at a property, in Manors Gardens, Market Drayton, at about 4.25pm yesterday

A crew from Market Drayton Fire Station had to use a small saw to free her and provided treatment until paramedics arrived at the scene.

West Midlands Ambulance Service said: "We were called by the fire service at 4:27pm yesterday to a medical incident at Manor Gardens in Market Drayton.

"One ambulance attended the scene. We treated one patient, a woman, for injuries not believed to be serious.

"The patient then made her own way to hospital for further treatment.”

Deborah Hardiman

By Deborah Hardiman
@Deborahh_Star

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based out of the head office in Ketley. Covering the Telford area.

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