Firefighters rescue horse stuck in sinkhole in County Durham
Emergency services had to come to rescue of a horse after it became stuck in a sinkhole in. County Durham.
The horse had become stuck on Cockfield Fell earlier this month.
Crews from County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue were called to its aid.
The firefighters managed to dig out a channel to create a step which allowed the horse to scramble out and get back on its hooves
The service described the rescue as "a great result all round".
Want a quick and expert briefing on the biggest news stories? Listen to our latest podcasts to find out What You Need To Know