Horse falls in ditch

By Sara Bryce

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

 

UPDATED 19:22*
ISLE of Wight Fire and Rescue service were called to Ashey after a horse fell into a ditch.

Two fire engines and a rescue unit with equipment for animals were sent to the incident near to Ashey Cemetery on Gatehouse Road at 5pm today (Wednesday).

A spokesman for the fire service said it was thought the horse may have injured its leg.

*A fire spokesman said the horse was sedated and rescued from the ditch. No further information was available. 

Reporter: sarab@iwcpmail.co.uk

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