Video: Muntjac rescued from drain by Horncastle firefighters

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue have released a muntjac back into the wild after it got trapped in a town drain.

Firefighters were called to the drain on Bridge Street early this morning (Tuesday).

Once rescued, the animal was taken to a field where it was released.

•Thanks go to John Taylor for the photograph and Karl Willerton for the video.

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue released a trapped muntjac from a drain in Horncastle. Picture: John Taylor. EMN-210713-145009001
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue released a trapped muntjac from a drain in Horncastle. Picture: John Taylor. EMN-210713-145009001