EMERGENCY services were called to Napton on Saturday where a man had fallen into a quarry.
A call was received by fire service control at 4.16pm to reports of a person who had fallen into a quarry at Brickyard Road, Napton.
Firefighters, police and ambulance all attended.
The man had suffered a back injury after falling five metres whilst sledging in a canoe.
The rescue operation, which took over an hour, was carried out using specialist equipment.