tractors recover stranded 4x4 from mud on Brean beach
4x4 that was lost to the incoming tide on Brean Beach after getting
stuck in soft sand and mud on Tuesday evening has been recovered
by a farmer using several tractors.
first reported here,
Redfern from Bristol had driven his Vauxhall Frontera half a mile
down the beach when its wheels got stuck, stranding it.
Brean's beachwarden or a team from Burnham's BARB Search &
Rescue was able to retrieve the vehicle in time before the tide
on Wednesday, after two tides had swept over the vehicle, Brean
farmer Richard Bigwood used his tractors to haul it out of the
mud, as pictured here.
sea water had left it in a pretty poor condition, but it was taken
away to a local holiday park for the owner to recover," beach
warden Kevin Williams told Burnham-On-Sea.com.