Firefighters rescue horse trapped in Rugby Road ditch

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A horse was rescued from a ditch in Rugby Road, Brandon yesterday (Sunday).

Warwickshire firefighters were called at 12.03pm to the village.

Specialist crews from West Midlands Fire Service were also drafted in to help with the rescue.

A vet was also calls to sedate the horse, which is 33 years old.

By around 2.25pm the horse had been rescued from the ditch and was being looked after by the vet.