Time Incident Posted: 13:42

Incident Date: 06/05/2021

Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East

Incident Number: 7569

Incident Type: Rescue Large Animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:07

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Technical Rescue from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received requesting Fire Service attendance to assist in lifting a cow back onto its feet.

Updated Incident Information: Technical Rescue Team in attendance and liaising with the farmer to formulate a plan. Lifting gear got to work.

Update: Technical Rescue Team currently in the process of lifting the cow

Update: Cow has now been lifted to its feet

Public Statement Issued:


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