Beresford man falls in septic tank

Geraldton Guardian
Geraldton Fire and Rescue.
Camera IconGeraldton Fire and Rescue. Credit: DFES

A man who fell into a septic tank in Beresford midday yesterday was not injured, according to a St John Ambulance spokesman.

Geraldton Fire and Rescue Service were notified that a man had “fallen into a hole” about 12.15pm.

Two crews pulled the man from a septic tank at a Lorna Street property at 12.44pm, before paramedics arrived on the scene at 1pm.

The man was not taken to hospital.

A Department of Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said the sceptic tank only contained sand.

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