Colchester: Dog rescued from ice

A DOG was rescued by firefighters today after falling through ice on a reservoir while out for a brisk New Year walk.

The pet got into difficulty while out for a walk with its owner at 9.10am today in Tye Road, Elmstead, near Colchester.

Three crews from Colchester fire station attended the scene and laid down a rescue path to free the dog, which was brought to safety by 9.45am and left in the care of its owner.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus