Horse rescued from river in Palgrave

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Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to free a foal which had become stuck in a river in Palgrave last night.

Four fire crews were dispatched to Rose Lane at 10.09pm to reports that a horse had become trapped.

The foal, six months old, was eventually sedated by a vet, and rescued via strops and a mud path.

The incident was deemed under control by 12.55am this morning. Fire crews had left the scene by 3.14am.