Man rescued after fall from balcony

A MAN had to be rescued by firefighters after he fell from a balcony in the early hours and hurt his back.

The man fell 4ft from a balcony in The Boulevard, Goring, and landed awkwardly on a roof below.

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West Sussex Fire and Rescue said the man was trapped on the roof because of an injury to his back.

They rescued him at 1.55am today, with the help of ambulance crews and Sussex Police, and he was taken to Worthing Hospital.