Woman who tried rescue dog from frozen lake Metro East is rescue - KMOV.com

Woman who tried rescue dog from frozen lake Metro East is rescued herself

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(KMOV.com) – Authorities said a woman who tried to rescue a dog from a Freeburg lake ended up having to be rescued Fridat afternoon.

Authorities said the woman went into a frozen pond near Route 159 to save a dog but ended up falling through the ice. She was able to grab onto a tree while crews worked to rescue her.

She was in the water for a total of 15 minutes and was checked for hypothermia. Authorities believe she will be okay.

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