If there is one bittersweet moment of taking a dog for a walk in extremely cold weather in the city of Edgewood Washington, it is that anyone who walks in a snowed out area have to be careful where frozen ponds are located.
A 14 year old teenage girl and her dog were taking a walk in the area when both of them did not see a pond that was frozen. When both the teenage girl and the dog fell into the frozen pond, the girl cried for help to get her and the dog out of trouble.
A concerned eyewitness heard the cries for help from the teenager who was hanging on for dear life with a log that was in the frozen pond.
The concerned eyewitness called 911 to report the incident to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department to report the incident.
Deputies from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department arrived at the scene of the incident to rescue the teen and her dog by using their special equipment to free her and her dog from a possible tragic ending of freezing to death had help not arrived in time.
Both the teenager and her dog are in good condition thanks to the assistance of the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and the concerned citizen who made the emergency call to the authorities.