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Bus stuck on grass verge in Devon left hanging for help

Local bus service, the 20A, got stuck in Ivybridge. Credit: James Crook

A city bus has been left hanging in mid air after mounting a grass verge in Ivybridge.

The Number 20A appears to have tried to cross the verge, but got stuck in the process.

Local passersby have posted photos like this on social media. Credit: James Crook

Firefighters were called to Woodland Road in Ivybridge just before 7pm, and reported finding the bus in a 'precarious position'.

Crews stabalised the bus. Credit: James Crook

Crews made the vehicle and scene safe using small tools.

Twitter users - including police officers - have been quick to compare the incident to a scene from the film, The Italian Job.