The woman suffered from bites and scratches on her face and back, as well as a concussion and twisted ankle.
Tag: emergencies and accidents
The 21-year-old man was hiking along a trail around 2:30 pm when he encountered a mountain lion - and it charged at him.
The Plainville Fire Department shared photos of the scene, showing just how much of a rescue force the little dog required.
Nick McDonald, who lives nearby and ran outside as soon as he heard the accident, had one thought: He had to help.
It is not clear how the car ended up in the river in the first place, though police did confirm that it was not the result of a police chase.
Neighbors kept their ears open for any sounds that might indicate that the dog was still alive, but the days continued to pass with no sign.
Around 2 p.m., first responders were notified that a man had climbed about 85 feet up into an electrical transmission tower.
Police in Land O' Lakes, Florida, worked quickly to rescue a woman from a burning car after she crashed head-on with another vehicle.
Once the girl was out of the water, things didn't look good. She was cold to the touch, absolutely soaked, not breathing and had no pulse.
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Multiple local agencies banded together to perform the rescue, and it went smoothly. At least 27 people were rescued.
First responders had to cut open the wall and then remove the bricks one at a time until they could access the intruder.
The family lost most of their possessions but escaped with their lives, thanks to the 5-year-old dog that alerted them all to the danger.
Thankfully no one was reported injured, and the oncoming car managed to pull off the road in time to avoid the parked police car.
It took several hours to corral the uncooperative cattle, but at the end of the day they were retrieved without harm.
Even though the injured hiker was not North's owner, the big animal could clearly sense that he needed help.
Police officers trying to catch a dog running on a highway were led to the scene of a serious car accident.
While the other two officers steadily walked toward the dog's location, Officer Smith took off running toward the struggling pup.
Milo beelined to the house across the street, then ran to the house next to that one and began frantically pawing at the front door.
With every day that passed, the ice got closer and the possibility of a predator snatching up the bird increased.
The 2-year-old retriever had run off into a treacherous area, triggered the avalanche and then disappeared.