Fire Service Rescue Cows From Canal

Warwickshire Fire Service were alerted to cows marooned in the canal near to Offchurch Lane, Offchurch, Leamington Spa at 1518 hrs on Monday 18th September 2017. 1 appliance from Leamington Spa and the boats and water rescue appliances from Rugby were mobilised. Crews confirmed 12 cows in canal with attempts being made to rescue from water, crews are using boats, life jackets, dry suits and inflatable walk ways to rescue cows. A stop message was passed at 1727 hrs and confirmed all animals rescued safely from water, with crews detained for 15 minutes making up the equipment.

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