Horse is rescued by fire crews after getting stuck in a river at Guyhirn

Pony rescued from river

Pony rescued from river - Credit: Archant

Crews from Wisbech, March and Dogsthorpe were called to an animal rescue off the A47 in Guyhirn.

A horse was stuck in a river in about 5ft of water located near the junction with the A141 at around 2.42pm on Thursday.

Specially trained in-water firefighters used animal rescue equipment to safely rescue the large pony. They returned to station by 5.55pm.

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