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Firefighters in Darien rescue stranded dog from ice

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Firefighters in Darien rescued a dog from the ice of the Five Mile River on Tuesday. (Darien Fire Dept.) Firefighters in Darien rescued a dog from the ice of the Five Mile River on Tuesday. (Darien Fire Dept.)
DARIEN, CT (WFSB) -

Firefighters in Darien braved melting ice to rescue a stranded dog on Tuesday.

The dog was stuck on Five Mile River.

A photo shared on social media by the fire department showed firefighters wading into the water with a boat and harnesses while the dog awaited on the ice just ahead.

They called the operation a success.

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