Firefighters rescue horse stuck in ditch near Beccles

PUBLISHED: 22:32 02 September 2011

Fire crews rescued a horse from a dyke near Beccles

Fire crews rescued a horse from a dyke near Beccles


Fire crews have helped to rescue a stricken horse near Beccles.

The animal became trapped in a water-filled dyke near to a waste disposal off the A146 near Beccles.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service sent out one engine and its water rescue vehicle from Lowestoft shortly before 7pm this evening (Friday).

They managed to free the horse by 7.40pm.

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