Richmond Fire and EMS rescue swan from frozen lake

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Fire and Rescue crews rescued a swan that got stuck on a frozen pond Monday afternoon.

The incident happened around 4 p.m. at Stony Point Apartments in Richmond.

Crews used water rescue boats to herd the bird safely to shore.

It’s unclear if the bird suffered any injuries.

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