from waist-deep water in rhyne by Burnham fire crews
fire crews rescued a man stuck in waist-deep water in a rhyne early
on Sunday (June 24th).
were called to Brean Road in Lympsham at 2.15am where the man was
engines from Weston and Burnham-On-Sea were mobilised, with a water
rescue unit from Bedminster, to a report of a male in a rhyne,"
confirmed a fire service spokesman.
arrival, the incident commander confirmed a male was in waist-deep
water. the male was rescued by fire service personnel using a triple
extension ladder and water rescue equipment."
man was left in the hands of the Police who were also in attendance."
Pictured: Burnham fire crews at the scene of the early morning
rhyne incident (photos: Burnham-On-Sea Fire Station)