Horse rescued from water-filled ditch near Bridgwater

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A HORSE was winched free after getting stuck in a water-filled ditch in Stretcholt, near Bridgwater, this afternoon.

Fire crews from Bridgwater and Burnham were sent to the scene, along with a vet, at around midday.

The horse was sedated and then hoisted to safety using lines and a farmer's telehandler.

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