Firefighters called to free people struck in Grosvenor Centre car park lifts

Fire fighters have been disptatched to the Grosvenor Centre car park in Northampton after reports of a lift being stuck.

Friday, 2nd December 2016, 1:33 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:14 pm
One of the lifts between the Grosvenor Centre and the borough council car park is stuck. Firefighters have been dispatched.

A crew based at the Mounts station in Campbell Street left the building minutes ago with the blue lights on.

A fire control room spokeswoman said the engine had been dispatched to the Grosvenor Centre after a 999 call was made by a member of the public.

A lift leading from the borough council operated car park to the shopping centre has become stuck there, according to a centre spokesma bn.

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It is not known how many people are trapped in the lift at this stage.

Updates to follow.