March 5, 2009
Three escape unhurt as car
plunges into water-filled ditch
Burnham-On-Sea fire crew rushed to West Huntspill on Wednesday
evening (March 4th) after this car careered off the road into
a water-filled ditch.
driver of the silver Daewoo lost control as he tried to negotiate
a bend in Langlands Lane at 6.15pm.
spokesman Paul Slavin told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The fire
crew was sent to investigate whether anyone was trapped in the
found the three occupants had managed to get out by themselves."
shocked trio managed to escaped without injury and the vehicle
was pulled out of the ditch on Thursday morning.
photos show the stranded car in the ditch at West Huntspill on
Wednesday evening and (beneath) a Burnham-On-Sea fire engine at