fire crew rescues sheep stuck in water-filled ditch
firefighters were called out to rescue a stranded sheep in a ditch
on Monday afternoon (October 8th).
crews was called to Brent Street, Brent Knoll at just after 4pm
where the animal was stuck.
fire service received a call to a sheep trapped within a water-filled
ditch - a fire officer attended to triage the incident and confirmed
one fire engine from Burnham-On-Sea was required to effect a rescue,"
said a spokesman.
crews rescued the sheep from the water-filled ditch using dry suits,
water rescue gear and manual lifting equipment and the sheep was
left in a safe area."