fire crews rescue pony trapped in water-filled ditch
fire crews rescued a pony stuck in a water-filled ditch in Lympsham
on Tuesday afternoon (December 2nd).
crew from Burnham and a specialist water rescue team from Bridgwater
were sent to the village shortly after mid-day.
found one pony had been trapped for approximately one hour. The
owner of the pony had contacted their vet who sedated the animal
to assist with the rescue," said a spokesman.
used a local telehandler to extricate the pony. The pony suffered
minor cuts and was left in hands of its owner and the vet."