Technical rescue deployed and effected rescue of people using inflatable equipment.
Narrowboat secured with line whilst awaiting arrival of canals and rivers trust to hand over incident. Updated Incident Information: Incident handed over and boat remaining in situ whilst recovery arranged. Waterway has been closed until recovery has happened. Public Statement Issued:
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