4x4 rescued from mud on Burnham-On-Sea beach
fisherman was left in a sticky position when his 4x4 became trapped
in mud on Burnham-On-Sea beach on Sunday afternoon (February 28th).
The Isuzu had been driven down the beach next to Burnham jetty
to retrieve a fishing boat when it got into difficulty.
vehicle's wheels sank into the thick mud, as pictured here, and
it was unable to move.
local farmer's tractor was brought onto the beach to haul the
vehicle up the beach to safety using ropes.
the tide was going out at the time, but the incident serves as
a fresh reminder about the dangers of driving on local beaches
- and the ease at which vehicles can get stuck.
year, a dozen vehicles were rescued on Burnham-On-Sea, Berrow
and Brean beaches after getting into difficulty.