Water Rescue

Sydney Avenue,

Station ground: Shrewsbury

Wednesday, 14 August, 2019 18:46

At 18:46 on Wednesday, 14 August, 2019, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting an incident classified as Water Rescue in Shrewsbury.

5 fire appliances including the Water Rescue Unit were mobilised from Baschurch, Shrewsbury and Wellington. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Land Ambulance Service and the Police.

One male who jumped into the river was assisted to safety by Fire Service Swift Water Rescue Technicians (SRT's). Police and Ambulance were also in attendance,

The stop message was received at Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:30

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.