21st May 2019

Person rescued from car stuck in stream in Taunton

Two fire appliances from Taunton and the special rescue team from Barnstaple were sent to a report of a car stuck in approximately 3 feet of water with persons still in the vehicle on Mountfields Road in Taunton at 21:39 this evening (Wednesday).

On arrival, crews confirmed that the incident involved a car stuck in a stream with one adult still in the vehicle.

Firefighters secured the vehicle with general purpose lines and rescued the person from the car.