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Two children fall into frozen Swansea lake, rescued by uncle

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(KMOV.com) – Firefighters said a man  rescued his two nephews from a lake in Swansea, Ill. Tuesday evening.

According to firefighters, they received a call around 5:30 p.m. that two people had fallen into a lake in Centennial Park. Firefighters said a 6-year-old boy and 9-year-old boy were walking with their uncle in the park when he allowed them to walk on the frozen lake. The boys fell through the ice, but were in a shallow part of the lake and only had water up to their waist.

Firefighters said the boys were in the water for 15 minutes before the uncle rescued them. They are expected to be okay.

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