TN police officer rescues 9 ducklings from storm drain - WSMV Channel 4

TN police officer rescues 9 ducklings from storm drain

Posted: Updated:
Lt. Todd Halford climbed in and rescued the ducklings. Photo: Bartlett PD Lt. Todd Halford climbed in and rescued the ducklings. Photo: Bartlett PD
A mother duck was also nearby crying for her nine ducklings, which had fallen into the drain. Photo: Bartlett PD A mother duck was also nearby crying for her nine ducklings, which had fallen into the drain. Photo: Bartlett PD
The mother and ducklings were reunited and everyone is going to be fine. Photo: Bartlett PD The mother and ducklings were reunited and everyone is going to be fine. Photo: Bartlett PD
BARTLETT, TN - (WMC) – A Bartlett, TN police officer was one mother's hero on Thursday morning after he rescued her nine children from a storm drain.

Lt. Todd Halford was flagged down around 6:45 a.m. by a neighborhood watch captain, who was standing near a storm drain at Kirby Whitten Road and Yale Road.

A mother duck was also nearby crying for her nine ducklings, which had fallen into the drain.

A Memphis firefighter helped Lt. Halford take out the storm grate. Halford climbed in and rescued the ducklings.

The mother and ducklings were reunited and everyone is going to be fine.

 


Powered by WorldNow
WSMV
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.