rescued from upturned car near Burnham-On-Sea by fire crews
pet dog has been rescued by fire crews after getting trapped in
this upturned car next to a water-filled ditch near Burnham-On-Sea.
crews from Burnham, Bridgwater and Taunton were called to the
B3141 between East Huntspill and Woolavington just before 10am
on Wednesday morning (January 27th) amid concerns that somone
was trapped inside.
the occupants had managed to scramble out of the vehicle, but
the dog was trapped inside in a cage.
fire spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Fire Control mobilised
appliances from Bridgwater and Burnham-On-Sea, together with the
specialist rescue team from Bridgwater and a rescue tender from
"Upon arrival crews confirmed all persons were free and clear,
but one dog was trapped in the vehicle that had rolled and was
upside down in a water filled ditch."
got to work using hydraulic equipment to gain entry to the vehicle.
At 10.11am, crews confirmed one dog had been released from the