Donkey rescued from manhole in Ilfracombe
- Credit: Archant
Firefighters came to the rescue of a donkey trapped in a manhole in Ilfracombe on Sunday (August 16).
A crew from Ilfracombe and a specialist rescue team from Barnstaple were called out at around 3pm after reports of a juvenile donkey trapped in Larkstone Gardens.
The crews confirmed the donkey was trapped in a manhole around one metre round and one metre deep.
Firefighters used strops and small tools to release the animal.