(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.