3rd April 2020

Woman and three children rescued from vehicle in floodwater in Thornfalcon

Two fire appliances from Taunton and the specialist rescue vehicle and support from Bridgwater along with two officers were mobilised following a call from a female who had driven through some floodwater in Thornfalcon at 10:21 this morning (Tuesday).

Crews donned dry suits to rescue the female and her three children from the vehicle.

Highways requested to close the road from both ends.