Fire crews called to River Ure in Boroughbridge

Fire crews were called to the River Ure in Boroughbridge on Wednesday October 13 at 6.45pm when it was believed a female youth may have entered the water.

Thursday, 14th October 2021, 9:45 am
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service took the call

Ambulance crews initally responded to calls of a believed intoxicated male youth by the river.

Fire Service rescue teams from Boroughbridge, Ripon and Richmond were called to attend as it was suspected that a female youth who had been present due to items found there, may have gone into the river.

“Shortly after Boroughbridge attended, contact was made with the missing female – safely back with her parents,” said a Fire Service spokesman.