Woman is rescued by Solent Coastguard after finding herself ‘stuck in the mud’ in Hampshire

A WOMAN was treated by emergency services for a broken ankle after slipping on a countryside walk.

Monday, 8th April 2019, 1:23 pm
Updated Monday, 8th April 2019, 1:27 pm
The woman reportedly broke her ankle while in Manor Country Park. Picture: Hill Head Coastguard

Portsmouth and Hill Head Coastguard crews were called to Manor Country Park in Hamble after a woman broke her ankle and was stuck in the mud.

A spokesman from Solent Coastguard said: ‘We received a call at 12.25pm after a report of a woman with a broken ankle by the water’s edge at Manor Country Park in Hamble.

‘Hill Head and Portsmouth Coastguard both attended the incident, as did the ambulance service.’

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The woman reportedly broke her ankle while in Manor Country Park. Picture: Hill Head Coastguard

The coastguard was also called to a similar incident in Portchester, where two mud technicians were deployed to rescue someone stuck in the mud between Port Solent and Portchester Castle.