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Fire Appliance
Incident - Animal Rescue

Date: 03/05/2021
Time: 21:50
Location: Broadwoodkelly, Hatherleigh
Area: Central
County: Devon

One fire appliance from Hatherleigh and the special rescue team from Barnstaple attended a farm where 3 bullocks were stuck in a slurry pit. A vet was called to the scene to sedate the cattle.

Crews used water rescue gear, triple extension ladder, strops and small tools, to release the cows, who were left with the farmer. 

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