Dog Rescued from Icy Lake
Published: March 27, 2008 | 6966th good news item since 2003
A golden retriever was rescued from icy waters in upsate New York Wednesday. Tracey the dog fell through thin ice while walking with her owners. You can watch the rescue in today’s Netcast.
The video was shot by a news crew and it shows the rescuee team using a raft and ropes to reach the dog. It took them about thirty minutes to reach the dog and pull her to safety.
Our next piece of video takes us to Los Angeles where a series of explosions left three people hurt. It happened near the Los Angeles International Airport last night.
Authorities say an underground explosion blew several manhole covers right off the ground. Two firefighters and a witness were hurt but the extent of their injuries is not known.
The manhole covers sat over an underground electrical vault, but investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the blast.