Worker trapped for 8 hours after warehouse collapse

A forklift truck driver has walked free after 4,000 tonnes of cheese came down on him, trapping him for eight hours in Market Drayton.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called to Edwards Transport, in Hatton Road, at 9.40am on Friday morning.

Worker trapped for 8 hours after warehouse collapse Credit: ITV News Central

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said:

“One patient was treated at the scene for the effects of shock while fire and ambulance staff assessed the situation so that a rescue attempt could be mounted.

West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
Worker trapped for 8 hours after warehouse collapse Credit: ITV News Central