CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Police stepped in on Tuesday to help a panicked mother.
In this case, the mother was a duck.READ MORE: Mars Wrigley Says It Will Move Most Operations Out Of Its Plant On Chicago's West Side Over Next 2 Years
Her ducklings went down a sewer grate Tuesday morning in Uptown. Someone noticed and called 911.READ MORE: Chicago White Sox Plan To Take Action After CBS 2 Investigators Expose Parking Scam Outside Sports Venues: Fans Getting Ripped Off By Conmen, Then Hit With Parking Tickets
Cars were towed to get to the grate. Every last duckling was fished out while mom watched and waited.
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A CBS 2 viewer, Valentin Dragos, sent us video of the duckling rescue. He said the police rescue team got a short burst of applause – but didn’t seem to notice.