Time Incident Posted: 09:28

Incident Date: 08/06/2017

Incident Location: Birstall Meadow road, Birstall

Incident Number: 8206

Incident Type: Rescue small animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:07

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Birstall fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:30


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: call received from a member of the public reporting a duckling that had fallen down the drain.

Updated Incident Information: on arrival crews confirmed 1 Duckling was trapped in drain, Fire service attempting to gain access to drain.

Stop message 09:24 - 1 Duckling now rescued from drain and reunited with its family, Crews making up equipment.

Public Statement Issued:


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