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Firefighters Rescue Man Who Woke Up With A Bike Lock Stuck On His Neck After A Night Out

The man was dragged to the fire station by his furious mother.

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The man, who has not been identified, had been out drinking till the early hours of the morning and woke up the following afternoon to find his friends had placed the lock on him and thrown away the keys, station commander Pete Drummond told the BBC.

Unfortunately, though, firefighters couldn't help the man and the technical rescue unit had to be called in.

The man was eventually freed after the recue team used a circular saw to cut through the lock.

Richard James is acting head of news for BuzzFeed Australia and is based in Sydney.

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