Sheep safe after river rescue

PUBLISHED: 14:37 20 July 2015

A sheep became trapped in a river on Sunday.

A sheep became trapped in a river on Sunday.

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FIRE crews came to the rescue of a sheep on Sunday – after it got stuck in a river.

Officers from Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service helped at approximately 6.30pm, after it became trapped in a rhyne near the Frank Foley Parkway in Burnham.

A triple extension ladder and dry suits were used to free the sheep, which is now said to be in a ‘place of safety’.

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