South West Wales

Woman rescued from car in River Amman, Ammanford

A woman has been rescued by fire crews after her car ended up in the River Amman in Carmarthenshire.

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service used a boat and a fire engine in the incident near a Tesco store in Park Street, Ammanford.

A fire service spokesperson said the woman, a pensioner, was safe and well and on dry land.

Emergency services were called shortly after 13:15 BST on Thursday. Her car is being towed out of the water.

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