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Firefighters rescue buck from Colorado reservoir

Rescuers brave frigid waters to save a deer stranded in a Colorado reservoir.

Posted: Jan. 23, 2018 11:39 AM
Updated: Jan. 23, 2018 11:39 AM

Rescuers brave frigid waters to save a deer stranded in a Colorado reservoir.

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A buck, stuck in the freezing water.

He fell through the ice on the reservoir in Lakewood, near Denver Monday afternoon.

And was too tired to move.

The West Metro Fire Rescue dive team got the call, springing into action to help.

Breaking through the ice to reach the buck then pulling, pushing, and prodding the deer to shore, and warmth.

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