Cheddar's Market Cross, which dates back to the 15th century, has been badly damaged after being crashed into by a taxi.
The people-carrier crashed into the structure on Friday night. It's the second time that the ancient shelter in the world-famous Somerset town has been seriously damaged.
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The 12 year-old was eventually winched to safety with the help of a local farmer.
An 18-month-old child and a dog were also on board when the accident occurred.
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