Dog rescued by firefighters after falling 20ft down Northampton well

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Firefighters last night rescued a dog which fell 20ft down a well in Northampton.

Crews from The Mounts, Mereway and Wellingborough were called to Main Road, Duston, at 7.15pm.

They used specialist animal rescue equipment to reach the dog.

A spokesman for Northamptonshrie Fire and Rescue Service said: “The dog was approximately 20ft down and they rescued him with rope rescue equipment, a ladder and a quad pod.”

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