Vehicles trapped in flood water Northwich

07/11/2019 - 21:17

Pennys Lane, Lach Dennis, near Northwich.

Three fire engines attended, two from Northwich and one from Chester


At around 9.20pm firefighters were called to reports of multiple vehicles trapped in flood water on Pennys Lane near Northwich.

Crews swiftly attended the scene and on arrival they found two car partially submerged in 3 foot flood water. Two people were trapped in one of the vehicles.

Firefighters used wading equipment to reach the vehicle and speak to the occupants. They were then assisted by a local farmer who used a tractor to help remove the cars from the water.

The crews were detained at the incident for around one hour.

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