Monday, 3 March 2014

BOAT RECUED ON RIVER TRENT

Firemen were called out to boat which had run out of fuel and ended up stuck on Sawley weir. The incident occurred last Sunday tea time February 23rd. Crews from Long Eaton, Kingsway and a water rescue unit from Matlock were in attendance. A spokesperson from the fire service said: “We arrived just after six o clock and secured the boat with lines. After getting fuel to the vessel we returned it to safe water.” Firemen had left the scene by 7.30pm.