Man caught in Moreton-In-Marsh mud trap rescued by firefighters

Man was trapped knee-deep in mud

Man was trapped knee-deep in mud

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard: Brendan McFadden
Wilts and Glos Standard by , Reporter

GLOUCESTERSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service were called to rescue a man who was stuck in mud in Moreton-In-Marsh on Saturday (February 8) .

The man was walking his dog in Dulverton Place when he became trapped up to his knees in the mud.

One pump from Moreton-In-Marsh station attended the incident at around 5.03pm and were at the scene for 90 minutes.

A water rescue team from the station used specialist rescue equipment and a floating pathway to free the man from the mud.

The man suffered no injuries as a result of the accident.

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