Duxbury firefighters rescue dog that fell through ice

A Duxbury firefighter rescued the dog from the frigid water.

Duxbury firefighters came to the rescue of a dog Saturday afternoon that fell through the ice in a river off of Chandler Street, according to the department.

Tukka, a labradoodle, escaped from his nearby yard around 2 p.m. and accidentally fell through the ice. A person who witnessed the incident called the fire department.

A firefighter wearing a survival suit went into the frigid water and successfully rescued the dog.

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