Firefighters rescue pair from van after they got stuck in floodwater

TWO people had to be rescued from a van after it became stuck in floodwater.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 15th January 2018, 4:29 pm
Updated Monday, 15th January 2018, 4:31 pm
Pigeon House Lane. Picture: Google Maps
Pigeon House Lane. Picture: Google Maps

Fire crews from Cosham, Fareham and Waterlooville were called to Pigeon House Lane near Purbrook at about 1.40pm today.

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The crews helped free the pair from the vehicle, which was stuck in about a metre of water.

An ambulance was requested but was not needed.

A Hampshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said the crews put in a stop message at 2.08pm.