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Rubbish fire in Sawley

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.

Firefighters from Long Eaton were called to a large quantity of rubbish on fire.

They attended the incident in Netherfield Road, Sawley at around 9.20pm last night (Saturday, May 19).

Two hose reels were used to extinguish the fire.