rescued from riverbank by fire crews near Burnham-On-Sea
were called to rescue a cow stuck on a riverbank near Burnham-On-Sea
yesterday evening (Thursday).
Fire Service received a call reporting a cow stuck on a tidal
mud bank at Ham Lane in Pawlett at 9.15pm.
fire appliance and the specialist rescue team with an off road
vehicle from Bridgwater attended.
crews requested further information regarding tide times before
releasing one heavy and exhausted cow from the river using rescue
lines. Fire crews led the cow to drier ground.
Maritime Coastguard Agency and the Royal Society for the Prevention
of Cruelty to Animals were also made aware of the incident.