Man rescued from bramble filled ditch


A FIRE engine from Chard was sent to Glynswood to assist the police in the rescue of a male person who was stuck in a bramble filled ditch.

The male casualty was removed from the ditch by the fire crew and the police, using small tools and a salvage sheet.

First aid was then rendered until the arrival of the ambulance service.

The incident took place on Friday (March 17th) evening.

Assistant Group General Manager & Deputy Editor | James has worked in local newspapers since graduating in business and computing in 1999. Well travelled, his interests include music, film, sport, US politics and astronomy. He has been with View From Newspapers since its inception in 2004, and works on Capital Media Newspaper titles across Devon, Dorset and Somerset.