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Horse stuck on gate rescued by fire crews near Bridgnorth

By Lisa O'Brien | Bridgnorth | News | Published:

Fire crews rescued a horse stuck on a stable gate near Bridgnorth today.

Two fire appliances, including the rescue tender, from Bridgnorth and Wellington, attended a property in Astley Abbotts.

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service received a call at just after 11.05am.

A vet also attended the scene.

Gemini the horse was freed by fire crews using cutting equipment.

James Bainbridge, station commander based at the fire service's headquarters in Shrewsbury, tweeted this photo of the rescue:

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Lisa O'Brien

By Lisa O'Brien
Senior Reporter - @lisaobrien_Star

Senior reporter based at Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley. Covering the Telford area.

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