25th May 2020

Crews called to report of horse trapped in barbed wire near Taunton

Fire crews from Taunton along with the specialist rescue team from Bridgwater were mobilised to a report of a horse trapped in barbed wire on Honiton Road, Corfe near Taunton at 15:06 this afternoon (Monday).

On arrival at the scene, crews reported that the owner had released the horse from the barbed wire.

The telehandler from was also requested to attend for mechanical lifting gear.

The horse was righted by the specialist rescue team using animal rescue equipment and left in the care of the owner and a vet.