Man falls down manhole in West Bromwich

Man falls down manhole in Dudley Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A man has been taken to hospital after falling down a manhole in West Bromwich.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called yesterday evening just before 22:00 to Dudley Street.

He was rescued using specialist equipment, treated at the scene for back pain and taken to Sandwell General Hospital for further treatment.