Time Incident Posted: 22:30

Incident Date: 19/04/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Dieppe Way Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 7417

Incident Type: rescue small animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:54

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Melton Mowbray

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 21:30

Damage: NA

Believed Cause: NA

Initial Information: Call from a member of the public reporting a small deer trapped in metal railings

Updated Incident Information: Fire engine crew confirmed a small deer was trapped between metal railings and unable to get out.
Fire crew used hydraulic spreaders to open the railings to allow the deer to free itself.
Deer released from railings using the hydraulic spreaders and the animal ran away

Public Statement Issued:


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