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Woman rescued as car ends up in fishing lake off A417 in Gloucestershire

This was the scene in Gloucestershire as a car ended up in a small fishing lake earlier today.

Gloucestershire Fire Rescue Service was called out to rescue a woman who was in the car.

She was swiftly rescued by firefighters in a boat and was uninjured.

A spokesman for the service said it Saturday morning’s incident appeared to have been an accident.

The location of the drama described by the service as near Staunton Court, in Staunton, north Gloucestershire.

There are three fishing lakes at Staunton Court, of the A417 Ledbury Road, which are open throughout the years.

Anglers head there to fish for carp, tench,  bream, rudd, chub and eels.

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