BOXFORD (CBS) – Boxford firefighters, police and Good Samaritans came to the rescue when a deer fell through the ice and plunged into frigid water.
Wednesday morning, a resident who lives near Lockwood Forest called firefighters after witnessing a young deer crash through the ice.READ MORE: I-Team: Revere Residents Upset Over New Parking Meters, Lack Of Outreach
Firefighters praised police, the resident who called them, and other bystanders who combined to save the deer.READ MORE: Keller @ Large: Baker, Sununu Targeted By EMILY's List
A man who was walking in the area offered his dog’s collar. The collar was placed around the deer’s neck, and firefighter David Blake pulled her out of the water.MORE NEWS: 'Year Of Transition': Suit Shops Say Work Wardrobe Will Now Reflect Hybrid Model
The deer spent a few hours warming up, then ran off into the woods.