Time Incident Posted: 13:18 hrs

Incident Date: 22/02/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: LUTTERWORTH ROAD, ULLESTHORPE

Incident Number: 2520

Incident Type: RESCUE LARGE ANIMAL

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:45 HRS

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: LUTTERWORTH AND TECHNICAL RESCUE FROM SOUTHERN

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WATCH MANAGER

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Initial Information: Horse trapped in hedgerow and metal gate.
Crew in attendance confirmed that one horse approx 30 years old on side in hedge, attempting to stand of its own accord but trapped in hedgerow.
Owner in attendance and Vet had been requested.
Technical Rescue currently working with owner and Vet, other Fire Service crew withdrawn, due to age of horse Vet is putting horse to sleep.

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