Time Incident Posted: 21:52

Incident Date: 07/11/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Broome Lane, Ratcliffe on the Wreake

Incident Number: 17219

Incident Type: Water rescue, persons stuck in vehicle in flood water

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:27

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Birstall station, water rescue unit from Castle Donington Station, Water rescue from Southern station

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Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to 2 persons trapped in vehicle in flood water

Updated Incident Information: On arrival found 2 persons in car in approx 12 inches of flood water, occupants of car removed from vehicle and walked to safe area of dry land, to be collected by family member.

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