Fire in the open in Sandiacre

A vet attended the scene and sedated the horse while fire crews set about the rescue operation using ropes and hoists.
A vet attended the scene and sedated the horse while fire crews set about the rescue operation using ropes and hoists.

Water back packs and beaters were used to put out a fire in the open.

Crews from Ilkeston were called to the incident in Church Drive, Sandiacre at around 7.45pm yesterday (Saturday, May 19).