BOXFORD (CBS) – Boxford firefighters, police and the Good Samaritans came to the rescue when a deer fell through the ice and plunged into the freezing water.
On Wednesday morning, a resident who lives near Lockwood Forest called the fire department after witnessing a young deer crashing through the ice.
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Firefighters praised the police, the resident who called them and other passers-by who joined together to save the deer.
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A man walking nearby offered his dog’s collar. The collar was placed around the neck of the deer and firefighter David Blake pulled it out of the water.
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The deer spent a few hours warming up, then fled into the woods.