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Man rescued from the River Trent in Newark by fire crews

By Abigail Hunt

A man was rescued from the River Trent in Newark yesterday (Monday).

Newark fire crews were called to an incident near Mather Road, Newark at around 10.38am.

A boat, short extension ladder and throw lines were used to rescue the man.

Fire at Northgate Maltings.. (7946265)
Fire at Northgate Maltings.. (7946265)

After being recovered by firefighters the man was treated by paramedics.

Crews had left the scene by 11.17am.


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