A MAN in his 20s had to be rescued by firefighters after falling into a three-feet deep trench at roadworks in Bridge Meadow, Great Sutton.
The incident happened about 9.20pm on Sunday when the man suffered a suspected spinal injury.
He was put on a spinal board before being taken to hospital by ambulance.
Two fire engines from Ellesmere Port attended plus the Line Rescue Unit from Knutsford and a supporting fire engine. Firefighters rigged up lighting to assist the operation.