Time Incident Posted: 14:30

Incident Date: 16/07/2021

Incident Location: Peatling Road, Ashby Magna

Incident Number: 11045

Incident Type: Rescue Large Animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Lutterworth, Technical Rescue from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 14:17


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a horse stuck on a five bar gate.

Updated Incident Information: Horse stuck on a five bar gate. Owner and Vet in attendance along with Fire Service. A second horse is also in attendance and assisting for companionship of horse which is stuck.
Horse has been sedated to allow crews to use Holmatro cutter to cut gate away.

UPDATE: Gate has now been removed using Holmatro cutter and the horse has been released and passed back to owner.

Public Statement Issued:


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