Firefighters called after child gets finger stuck in bike

Firefighters were called out yesterday after a child got their finger stuck in a bike.

Crews from Richmond and Colburn responded to a report of a child whose finger had become stuck between the chain and guard on a bicycle.

The incident happened at around 11am in Brompton-on-Swale.

Firefighters used bolt croppers to remove the obstruction.

They then administered minor first aid to the child’s finger and gave advice.