Date: 9th November, 2018
Description: 2 crews from Sturminster Newton Fire Station were mobilised to the flooded ford on Dark Lane this evening where a gentleman was stuck in the ford in his car. Crews used wading gear and a patient carrying sling to carry the gentleman from his vehicle to dry land. The gentleman, who, thankfully, was uninjured, was able to return home shortly afterwards. The stop message was received at 11.56pm and crews were clear from the scene by 12.20am.
Location: Dark Lane, Sturminster Newton, UK