River rescue after car found submerged near Perth sewage plant

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Emergency crews have been scrambled to a “river rescue” at a sewage work plant near Perth.

Police raised the alarm just before 5pm on Tuesday after a car was found submerged in the water.

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A Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said that the team had been called out to a “river rescue” at Rhynd.

Coastguard teams were also deployed to the scene.

Locals reported seeing a rescue helicopter circling the area.

More to follow.