Firefighters free ducklings from drain

Feb. 6, 2013 at 5:08 PM
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CLEARWATER, Fla., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Firefighters in Florida said they rescued six ducklings that fell through a grated drain cover while walking with their mother.

The Clearwater Fire Department said firefighters responded to a call Monday afternoon from a citizen who spotted a duck making distress sounds over a drain on the street, WFLA-TV, Tampa, reported Wednesday.

The firefighters freed the ducklings, which did not appear to be injured, and reunited them with the mother.

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