MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (KSDK) – A man and his dog are both safe after falling through the ice on Creve Coeur Lake.
It happened early Sunday afternoon. Police say the man fell through the ice because he was trying to save his dog, which prompted a response from both the Maryland Heights and Pattonville Fire Departments.
Ice-suit clad firefighters pulled the man and his dog out of the freezing water in a matter of minutes.
The dog is back with his owner, and both are safe.
No additional information was immediately available.