Time Incident Posted: 14:30

Incident Date: 27/12/2019

Incident Location: Melton Country Park. Wymondham way, Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 19659

Incident Type: Rescue Dog from Island on lake

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:14

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Melton & Technical Rescue from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call reporting dog stuck on island within lake. Approx 30 metres from bank.
Owner in attendance stated that dog had been stuck for approx 3 hours.
Dog is a brown Cocker Spaniel.
Two members of Technical Rescue team entered water and rescued dog using a sled.
Dog reunited with owner

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