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Firefighters rescue swan stuck in frozen pond

Updated: Jan. 1, 2018 at 5:55 PM EST
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Source: Richmond Animal Care and Control
Source: Richmond Animal Care and Control

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond firefighters came to the rescue of a swan stuck in a frozen pond on Monday.

The swan was stuck near the Stony Point Apartments. Firefighters used a boat to get close to the swan and break the ice to free it.

Firefighters say when the temperature d rops, they get the most calls and extra precautions need to be made to make sure these firefighters are safe.

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