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Henrico firefighters rescue dog that fell into 20-foot well

A dog was rescued from a well in Henrico Monday afternoon.
A dog was rescued from a well in Henrico Monday afternoon.(Source: Assistant Chief Bartal/Henrico County Fire Station 1 Facebook)
Published: Oct. 29, 2019 at 6:33 PM EDT
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HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A dog was rescued from a well in Henrico Monday afternoon.

Firefighters assisted Animal Protection in retrieving the dog that fell into the well covered with soil, brick and srone.

Crews had to enlarge the well opening, careful not to drop debris down the 20-foot well.

A firefighter was lowered down the hole to rescue the dog.

Yesterday afternoon Station 1 units were requested by Chief 10 (Bartal) to assist Animal Protection with a dog that had...

Posted by Henrico County Fire Station 1 on Tuesday, October 29, 2019

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