Stuck-in-mud schoolboy rescued in Dorset

  • 9 April 2013
  • From the section Dorset

A 12-year-old boy has been rescued after getting stuck in mud while on a fishing trip in Dorset.

The schoolboy's 13-year-old friend raised the alarm when he became trapped while trying to cross the mud to reach the water's edge at Holes Bay in Poole.

Poole Coastguard and Dorset Fire and Rescue Service rescued the boy following the 999 call during low tide at 16:39 BST on Monday.

The boy was checked over by ambulance crews but was unhurt.

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