Car rolls down hill and traps woman in Richmond

Quaker Lane, Richmond. Photo: Google.

A woman had to be rescued by firefighters after a car rolled down a hill and pinned her to a garage door.

The incident happened in Quaker Lane, Richmond, at about 4.30pm yesterday.

Firefighters from Richmond were called to the scene.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “A crew from Richmond responded to a report of a female who had become trapped between a car and a garage door after the car had rolled down a hill and pinned her leg between the two.

“Crews released the female and carried out a precautionary check on scene for minor injuries.”