Devon

Man rescued from river after falling off Devon bridge

A man has been rescued after falling into the river Teign in Devon.

Fire crews from Moretonhampstead and Chagford were scrambled to Rushford Bridge in Chagford just before 0100 BST after a woman reported seeing the fall.

A specialist rescue team from Camelshead was also called out as well as an appliance from Okehampton for containment further down the river.

The man was rescued by the Chagford and Moretonhampstead crews - his condition is not known.

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