A MAN had to have his penis cut free by SEVEN
firefighters after he got it stuck in a steel PIPE.
The crew used a METAL GRINDER for the delicate
operation, after doctors at Southampton General
Hospital tried to release him without success.
The medics failed because the restricted blood flow had
caused the man to become aroused.
A crew from the Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service used
the grinder to cut the pipe free on
Afterwards, the patient was given an anaesthetic and
although his willy was left bruised and swollen it was
The anxious man aged about 40 failed to explain how the
pipe had become stuck.
A Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said
today: "Initially the crew did not have the appropriate cutting
equipment to free the man.
It was a very delicate operation that required a very steady
hand and the crew was worried about things getting too hot
during the cutting.
ts certainly an unusual and I' m sure the man won' t
be getting into that situation again."
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