(KMOV) – Firefighters on Sunday rescued a man who fell through the ice at Creve Coeur Lake in Maryland Heights while trying to save his dog.
According to officials, the man went onto the ice to grab his dog, who was not on a leash.
That’s when the man fell through the ice and into the water below.
Maryland Heights and Pattonville firefighters in ice suits responded to the scene and eventually rescued the man.
Watch video of the rescue below. Click here if using a mobile device.