Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
26/07/2017 13:15
Incident Type
Trapped pony released by firefighters in Hedge End
Description of Incident
Firefighters were called out after a pony fell and got trapped between two trees. 
Crews from Hightown and Lyndhurst attended along with a specialist vehicle from Winchester. 
The team used manual manipulation to free the mare which was 12 hands tall and weighed 250kg. 
A vet was also in attendance. 
After being released the pony was able to walk back to its stables. 
The incident was near Woodhouse Lane, in Hedge End. 
The stop message was at 15:33.
Woodhouse Lane
Hedge End
Hampshire
SO30 2DJ
United Kingdom