Time Incident Posted: 09:16

Incident Date: 05/12/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Fosse Way, Syston

Incident Number: 17521

Incident Type: Rescue Small Animal from Water

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Fire Engine (Birstall) and Technical Rescue (Southern)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 09:14


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call was received from the member of the public to say they had seen a dog in the water being swept downstream by the current.

Updated Incident Information: Crews rescued the dog and reunited it with the owner.

Public Statement Issued:


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