Police and firefighters to the rescue after ducklings fall into drain
The cute little birds were soon reunited with their mum.
Police and firefighters were on hand to reunite a duck with her ducklings after the young birds fell into a drain.
The birds got into trouble at a school in the town of Apex, North Carolina.
Helping to return lost ducklings to their mother at Apex Friendship High School, we do everything here at APD and Apex Fire! Town of Apex GovernmentPosted by Apex Police Department on Monday, May 6, 2019
Thankfully, a joint effort from police officers and the local fire department meant the ducklings were soon freed from their predicament as officers climbed inside the drain and fished them out.
A Facebook post from Apex Police department read: “Helping to return lost ducklings to their mother at Apex Friendship High School, we do everything here at APD and Apex Fire!”
🎼🎼🎤Reunited and it feels so good.....🎼🎼 pic.twitter.com/1fImUHWBpb— Apex Police Dept. (@ApexPolice) May 6, 2019
The police also posted a video to Twitter showing the birds waddling away from the scene with their mum.