Fire crews called to sinking canal boat near Market Drayton

By Rob Smith | Market Drayton | News | Published:

A canal boat sank near Market Drayton, though there were no people aboard.

The fire service was called to a sinking boat in the Shropshire Union Canal at Adderley soon after 5pm on Monday, November 11.

Crews from Market Drayton attended.

A statement from the Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service said that after it had been ascertained that there was nobody on the boat, the Canal & River Trust was informed.

Rob Smith

By Rob Smith

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based at Ketley in Telford.


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