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Trapped duck rescued by quack-acting Preston firefighters

Posted on - 3rd April, 2021 - 3:27pm | Author - | Posted in - Lancashire Police, Preston News, Wildlife and Conservation
Duck walking Pic: Tony Worrall
Pic: Tony Worrall

A wild duck has been rescued by Preston firefighters.

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The duck had become trapped in the front grille of a car.

After firefighters from Preston Fire Station freed the duck, police transported the bird to a local vet to be checked over.

A post from Preston Fire Station on Twitter said: “Not one of our most common types of rescue but very satisfying outcome when @Preston_Fire rescued a wild duck which had become trapped in the front grille of a car. Duck then transported to vets by Police colleagues for a quack check up.”


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