TV3 host Duncan Garner has been updating followers on social media on a different kind of story, after he became trapped in an elevator at work.

The host appeared to get stuck at around 7:40pm yesterday and has sent off several updates since.

"Stuck in the lift at TV3 between levels 3 and 4 - hopefully help on the way. Otis line busy."

About an hour later, the lift company was able to get him out.


But he didn't have to go it alone though, his daughter was there with him.