Animal rescue team from Southern mobilised.
Crews in attendance liaising with RSPCA.
Badger rescued by dropping ladder into storm drain. Tech Rescue entered drain captured badger using grabbing equipment. Badger was then caged and left with RSPCA officer. Updated Incident Information: Public Statement Issued:
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