Sudbourne: Injured horse stuck in water-filled ditch rescued by firefighters


- Credit: Archant

An injured horse which became stuck in a water-filled ditch was rescued by firefighters this morning.

The stricken animal came into difficulties in School Road, Sudbourne at around 9.30am.

Fire crews tied water lines and a hose around the horse, which was freed by 10.35am.

A vet was in attendance throughout the incident to monitor the welfare of the horse.

The horse was left in the care of the owner and its vet.

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