The fire service were on scene yesterday at a Woolacombe hotel after reports two people were stuck in a lift.

Firefighters were called out to Woolacombe Bay Hotel after reports two people were stuck in a lift.

The crew from Woolacombe was shortly on scene at the Frog Street establishment before 8.30pm yesterday (August 17).

Small tools and the hotel and the hotel lift panel were used to release the people trapped inside. They were reported to be unharmed.