Fire crews free trapped horse
A horse had to be rescued by fire crews after being trapped in its horse trailer today (Saturday 14 September).
Crews from Wiltshire Fire were called out to the incident at the junction of Summers Lane A4631 for Broad Hinton at around 3.30pm.
The animal was freed when a post from the front of the box was removed by fire crews, farm equipment was then borrowed from a nearby farmer to try and lift the horse.
Crews from Royal Wooton Basset, Marlsborough and an animal rescue unit from Stratton attended the scene.
A vet was also called to assist the horse and administer painkillers.
This was the last update as of 5pm.