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Incident - Large Animal Rescue

Date: 19/05/2017
Time: 16:02
Location: Cornworthy Court, Green Close to Longland Cross, Cornworthy
Area: Western
County: Devon

One fire appliance from Totnes along with the Specialist Rescue Vehicle from Camels Head were mobilised to a report of a cow stranded in mud banks at the River Dart.

On arrival at the incident fire crews reported one cow stranded in esturial mud.  Access to the animal was extremely difficult due to the terrain.  The animal was rescued by a farmer using one tractor and farmers ropes to retrieve it. 

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