Man rescued from Chesterfield reservoir

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A man became trapped in a reservoir in Chesterfield this morning.

Firefighters from Chesterfield, Dronfield, Buxton and Kingsway were called to Upper Linacre Reservoir at Cutthorpe shortly before 10am.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: "Firefighters rescued one male who had become trapped in the water and provided first aid to the casualty until the arrival of the ambulance service."

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