Driver rescued after delivery van got stuck on a flooded bridge

The van had become stuck on flooded bridge Picture: PC 1988 Saunder/ Haverhill Police

The van had become stuck on flooded bridge Picture: PC 1988 Saunder/ Haverhill Police - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to help pull out a van that had become trapped on a flooded bridge with the driver still inside.

Fire crews helped retrieve a delivery van from a bridge Picture: PC 1988 Saunder/ Haverhill Police

Fire crews helped retrieve a delivery van from a bridge Picture: PC 1988 Saunder/ Haverhill Police - Credit: Archant

Crews were called shortly after 6.30pm to Waterhall Road in Wixoe.

A delivery van is understood to have become stuck on bridge that had been flooded.

Four fire crews were called to the scene and a stop was called on the incident at 7.50pm.

Police were also on the scene.


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Haverhill Police confirmed on Twitter that the driver had been rescued safely.

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