Firefighters called to Northampton flats to rescue four people trapped in a lift

Four people had to be rescued from a faulty lift by fire crews this morning (Wednesday).

Emergency crews were called at 4.53am to Alliston Gardens where four people had to be rescued from the faulty lift inside a block of flats.

Alliston Gardens, Northampton.

Alliston Gardens, Northampton.

A spokesperson confirmed that they were trapped for 25 minutes.