Cyclists rescue three people from stranded car on Shropshire border
Jonathan Swift and Steve Trice came across the Rover vehicle stranded at Trescott Ford, near Shipley, yesterday morning. Inside the pair from Wombourne saw two women in the front seats and a man in the back seat – all aged between 60 and 70.
Steve Trice, aged 53, said: “As we rounded the corner we laughed when we saw the car stuck because it is so frequent.
“But then we suddenly realised there was someone in it and we pulled up and phoned emergency services.
“We saw that the water was coming up very quickly and were joined by four other passers-by who came to help.”
Mr Trice managed to get... read more
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