Firefighters rescue blind horse from weir near Yate

  • Footage from Bedminster Fire Station

Firefighters in North Bristol had an unusual call out during their shift on Tuesday (23 February).

Crews received an emergency call to rescue a blind horse who had become stranded in a small weir near Yate.

The 28-year-old equine, who they nicknamed Bruno, was safely guided back to dry land and handed over to the care of a specialist vet.

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