Time Incident Posted: 12:30

Incident Date: 16/05/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Thurlaston Lane Croft

Incident Number: 7978

Incident Type: Rescue small animal from drain

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:26

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Hinckley

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 12:20

Damage: NA

Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from RSPCA Inspector on scene reporting a duckling trapped in a drain

Updated Incident Information: Fire crew used chimney rods to retrieve the duckling from the drain.
Duckling handed over to RSPCA for animal welfare.

Public Statement Issued:


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