Buck rescued from frozen lake in Colorado Springs

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COLORADO SPRINGS — Colorado Parks and Wildlife tweeted Saturday morning that a buck was saved from a frozen lake near the Kissing Camels neighborhood in Colorado Springs on Friday night.

They say a buck walked across the frozen lake and fell through.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Officer Cassidy English responded around 5:30 p.m. on Friday evening and called Colorado Springs Fire Department for assistance.

They say a firefighter put on a dry suit to break the ice leading out to the buck for a dangerous rescue.

CPW reports the buck followed the open water to the shore and escaped its frozen fate!

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