Time Incident Posted: 16:50

Incident Date: 05/07/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street, Long Whatton

Incident Number: 10460

Incident Type: Rescue Small Animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Castle Donington

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Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial call received from RSPCA to reports of a Fox with its leg stuck in a garden bench.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident was confirmed as 1 x Fox with leg stuck in garden bench, fox has broken rear leg. Fox was rescued by Fire Service and cared for until it was handed over to the RSPCA

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