fire and sheep rescue keep Burnham-On-Sea fire crews busy
firefighters had a busy morning on Friday (October 3rd) when they
were called to tackle a house fire and then rescue a stranded
fire crews were initially called to Dorset Close in Highbridge
at 8.50am to reports of smoke emerging from the windows of a domestic
made a forced entry into the property and extinguished a small
fire inside using two breathing apparatus sets and a hose reel
jet," said a spokesman.
in the morning, at 10.50am, the Burnham crews were called to a
field next to the Frank Foley Parkway, as pictured, where
a sheep had got stuck in a water-filled ditch. They used water
rescue equipment to release the animal.