12th July 2020

Female rescued after her car gets stuck in floodwater near Wellington

One fire appliance from Taunton, one fire appliance from Wiveliscombe and the Special Rescue Team from Bridgwater were sent to a report of a female in a car stuck in floodwater on Nynehead Road in Nynehead near Wellington at 08:48 this morning.

Fire crews wearing dry suits waded to the vehicle and removed the female person back to safety and dry land.

Highways were requested to close the road.