A Dramatic Rescue of a Deer That Fell Through a Frozen River is Caught on Camera

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Jared Maitino and his brother-in-law tried to save a deer stuck in Ohio’s Chagrin River. Jared ran back to his truck and grabbed some ratchet straps after seeing the deer struggling in the water. He made a lasso with the straps and on his first toss got it partially around the deer’s head. Jared tightened the strap and pulled it out of the water and onto the shore. The deer quickly stood up and took off. The pair originally came to the lake to go fishing but instead saw the deer and sprang into action.

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