Woman rescued from lake at Fairlands Valley Park in Stevenage

Police, ambulance and fire crews were called to Fairlands Valley Park in Stevenage last night after

Police, ambulance and fire crews were called to Fairlands Valley Park in Stevenage last night after reports of a person going into a lake. - Credit: Archant

Police, ambulance and fire crews were called to Fairlands Valley Park in Stevenage last night after reports of a person going into a lake.

The emergency crews arrived at the scene shortly after 7.45pm after concerns were raised for a woman’s welfare.

A 23-year-old woman was treated by the ambulance service and taken to hospital, a police spokeswoman said.

Herts Fire & Rescue Service tweeted that the woman had already been rescued from the lake by the time they arrived at the scene.