Elderly woman rescued from canal at Foxton Locks

Police officers at Foxton Locks where a woman fell into the canal.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER
Police officers at Foxton Locks where a woman fell into the canal.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

An elderly lady was rescued from the canal at Foxton Locks this morning (Thursday).

Police believe she fell into the water just before 11am and was pulled out about ten minutes later.

The area was cordoned off for a while as police, paramedics and fire officers investigated the scene.

She suffered head injuries but it is believed that her injuries are not life threatening.