Time Incident Posted: 09:05

Incident Date: 16/10/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Meadow lane, Loughborough

Incident Number: 16067

Incident Type: Water Rescue Vehicle Flood Water P1

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Loughborough + Technical rescue Team from Southern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 1 call received from a person stuck in Ford Mondeon after trying to drive through flooded road - Fire Service currently en route.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival - incident confirmed as vehicle stuck in flood water, Fire crews accessing vehicle using wading poles to push vehicle out of water. Council highways contacted to request road closure be put in place.

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