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Duckling Rescue

Duckling being rescued from Idaho highway storm drain (ITD)
Duckling being rescued from Idaho highway storm drain (ITD)

Duckling being rescued from Idaho highway storm drain.

The Idaho Transportation Department’s Incident Response team responded to an unusual emergency on Friday: Ten ducklings that had fallen into a drain at the Exit 50 A-B ramp of I-84, next to the soundwall of the Flying Wye bridge.

 A passing motorist reported the ducklings had fallen into the drain; ITD workers arrived on the scene eight minutes later. They used a hoist mounted on the back of their maintenance truck to pull off the drain cover, and two workers then rigged up a bucket and rope and dipped out nine of the ducklings. Betsy Russell, EOB

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