Horse stuck in a pit in a field in Altcar

Date: 25/02/2019

Time: 14:40:00

Address: Wood Lane, Altcar

Incident Number: 1902008356

Time of call 2.40pm and currently (3.15pm) the rescue of a horse stuck in a brick-lined pit in a field is still in progress. Firefighters from Ormskirk and Formby (Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service) are dealing with the incident.

Update at 3.25pm: the horse has been rescued, now in the care of owner and vet.