September 18, 2019
New England Latest News | Michael Bell | Bangor Metro | Tiny Homes | Today's Paper

These ducklings were stuck in a storm drain — until NH firefighters reunited them with their mother

A handful of ducklings were saved Saturday morning from a sewer drain in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Manchester firefighters said they were called to Page Street about 9:15 a.m. after a number of ducklings had reportedly fallen into a storm drain.

[This Brewer baseball field is too wet to play ball. But it’s just right for a mother duck.]

According to witnesses, those firefighters were quickly able to remove the cover of that drain and pull at least five ducklings safely out.

The ducklings were placed into a cardboard box and brought to a nearby grassy area where they were reunited with their mother, making for a happy ending.



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