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: $2,500 Reward Offered For Information After Cat Bound Using Tape, Shot 11 Times With BB Gun
Firefighters praised police, the resident who called them, and other bystanders who combined to save the deer.READ MORE: NASA Wallops Rocket Launch Now Set For Wednesday Night
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: WooSox Celebrate Home Opener At New Polar Park In Worcester
The deer spent a few hours warming up, then ran off into the woods.