Man wedged between house and retaining wall in Ponsonby rescued

The man was treated by ambulance staff after being rescued by the fire service. Photo / File
The man was treated by ambulance staff after being rescued by the fire service. Photo / File

A man in his 20s is in a stable condition at Auckland City Hospital after getting wedged between a retaining wall and a house.

The accident happened around 7am today in Ponsonby. It is understood the man fell from a roof.

He was freed by firefighters cold and wet and taken to hospital in a serious condition.

- Newstalk ZB

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