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Horse Found In Ditch

A 27-year-old horse is back up and running after falling into a ditch.

Wichita County Sheriff's Office responded to the 1600 block of Clover Lane for a horse who had fallen into an irrigation ditch Tuesday night.

Deputies say the owner went to tend to her horses Wednesday morning and heard the fallen horse whinnying.

Deputies say the owner found the horse in the ditch, standing in about three feet of water.

A local sign company and veterinarian comes to the rescue.

Davis signs used a crane and straps the horse to gently lift it to safe ground.

Once the horse was back on solid ground, the horse went right to eating hay.

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