A TEENAGE girl told today how she had to be rescued by firefighters after slam-dunking herself through a basketball hoop.
Red-faced Ceilidh Howie found herself stuck fast 10ft above the ground following the bizarre accident.
Ceilidh, from Wallyford, East Lothian, was at the local community centre on Wednesday night when she decided to climb on to the basketball hoop.
She found herself stuck was stuck in the hoop for around 15 minutes, before firecrew, called by her friend Darrell Hotchkiss, arrived.
Firefighters confirmed they used ladders to reach the girl and freed her by pulling her clothes through the hoop.
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