This is why emergency services were called to Cleckheaton last night

Emergency services helped to rescue a woman in Cleckheaton last night (Monday).Emergency services helped to rescue a woman in Cleckheaton last night (Monday).
Emergency services helped to rescue a woman in Cleckheaton last night (Monday).
Emergency services helped to rescue a woman in Cleckheaton last night (Monday).

Police were called shortly after 10pm to the bridge above Westgate, near Tofts Road, to a report of a woman “on the wrong side of the railings.”

Police confirmed the woman was brought to safety and taken to hospital for further assessment.

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The West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed they were called to Tofts Road at 22.47pm to assist police.

A spokesperson for the service said: “One crew, from Cleckheaton, attended and helped to rescue an individual, using rope and working at height equipment.”