Fisherman pulled from mud by firefighters in Morecambe

Morecambe Bay.
Morecambe Bay.

A fisherman was rescued by firefighters after becoming stuck up to his knees in mud.

Fire crews, the RNLI, coastguard and paramedics went to the scene opposite the yacht club slipwayin Morecambe 20 metres from the coastline.

Firefighters set up inflatable walkways to rescue the man, who was checked over by paramedics.

The rescue was at 2pm on October 21.