Crews called to help horse stuck in a ditch on the Acle Straight

The approach to Great Yarmouth on the A47.March 2016.Picture: James Bass

The approach to Great Yarmouth on the A47.March 2016.Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2016

Fire crews were called to help rescue a horse which had got stuck in a ditch on the Acle Straight this morning.

Appliances from Great Yarmouth and Carrow along with the technical rescue unit from Carrow attended the Acle Straight - also known as Acle New Road - to reports of the stranded animal, at around 7.20am.

But when they arrived the horse had managed to get itself free.


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