Firefighters rescue deer with leg entangled in wire fence

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Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Firefighters in North Carolina came to the rescue of a deer spotted with one of its legs tangled in a wire fence.

A Burlington Fire crew responded to the fence Sunday when a resident reported the distressed deer.


A video from the scene shows the deer trying and failing to shake itself loose before being untangled by a firefighter.

"Our crews had an interesting experience Sunday afternoon with this deer entangled in a fence," the department said.

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