Firefighters use raft to rescue person after car gets stuck in water near Thetford

Fire crews help rescue a person trapped in their car after it got stuck in water. Picture: Archant L

Fire crews help rescue a person trapped in their car after it got stuck in water. Picture: Archant Library.

A person had to be rescued from a car using a raft after it got stuck in water near Thetford

Norfolk Fire and Service were called at 8.36am this morning (Tuesday, January 2) to a car which was stuck in water down a small lane off the A1066 at Shadwell.

An appliance from Thetford and a boat team from Carrow attended and person was rescued by firefighters using a raft and first responder equipment.

The crews were on scene for 25 minutes.

A spokesman for the fire service said the person was not injured.


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