Labrador saved after fall through ice on frozen Hawes river

The crews were called to Market Place in Hawes, near the river. Pic: Google.
The crews were called to Market Place in Hawes, near the river. Pic: Google.

A member of the public rescued a dog after it fell through ice on a frozen river in Hawes.

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Market Place in North Yorkshire town shortly after 9.20am this morning.

A spokesperson said: "Hawes fire crews responded to a Labrador that had fallen through the ice on a frozen river.

However a member of the public rescued the dog prior to Fire Service arrival."

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