minibus rescued on Berrow beach after
getting stuck in mud
digger was used to rescue a stranded minibus from mud on Berrow
beach on Friday (February 20th) in a race against the incoming
driver of the LDV minibus raised the alarm soon after 4.45pm when
the vehicle with seven passengers onboard became stuck in soft
sand and mud after being driven down the beach.
this weekend's high Spring tides fast incoming, a nearby farmer
was called to the scene, who attached a rope to the stricken vehicle
and hauled it to safety using his digger.
from Burnham-On-Sea were also called to the beach as a safety
precaution. The incident comes as the area experiences very
high Spring tides this weekend.
The minibus being towed up the beach (photos Sarah Noon)