Video: Firefighters Rescue Dog from L.A. River

A dog now nicknamed “Lucky” was plucked from the swollen Los Angeles River on Friday in a dramatic helicopter rescue by firefighters. Lucky was swept away by the raging currents, and a woman called 911 to kickstart the rescue. That woman is now first in line to adopt the dog if an owner doesn’t appear soon.

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Firefighters carry lucky after the airlift team plucked him from the river just in time.
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