Firefighters free dead duck

PUBLISHED: 18:36 29 April 2013 | UPDATED: 18:36 29 April 2013

Fire fighters freed the dead duck

Fire fighters freed the dead duck


FIREFIGHTERS freed a dead duck that was stuck on fishing line in Potters Bar.

A crew from the town were called to the lake in Oakmere Part at around 4.35pm to reports a bird was trapped.

Crew commander John Wordsworth said: “We got the call, it was down the Harvester pub on Oakmere Park, that there was a duck stuck on fishing wire.

“Unfortunately when we arrived it was already dead.”

A firefighter put on some water rescue gear waded out and retrieved the dead duck.

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