A crew from Beaminster Fire Station attended a property in Kings Court, Broadwindsor, to assist the ambulance service.

They received the call at 12.41pm yeon Monday.

A spokesman for Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Upon arrival, crews liaised with the Ambulance crew in attendance to assist with extricating patient from a ground floor flat.

"Crews used carrying sheets to move the casualty into the ambulance who was then taken to hospital for further treatment."