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WATCH: Firefighters rescue terrified dog trapped in frozen lake

1 month 1 week 3 days ago Wednesday, December 13 2017 Dec 13, 2017 December 13, 2017 1:12 PM December 13, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

ROSCOE, IL. - Firefighters in Illinois came to the rescue of a dog in need after it fell through the ice of a frozen lake and became stuck in the ice-cold water.

A crew was called to Legend Lakes in Roscoe after a man's dog made its way onto the frozen-over surface of the water and fell through. The owner of the dog tried to use a kayak to make his way across the lake, but he too soon fell through and became trapped.

Photos and video from the scene show firefighters jumping into the freezing-cold water with a line and cold water suit, retrieving the pair. 

Fortunately, the two were safely returned to dry land before they were seriously hurt.

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