Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
During a summer where there seems to be an inordinate number of shootings, Toledo Police are investigating another. This one occurred at Auburn and Ottawa, in a part of town police call BUMA.More >>
During a summer where there seems to be an inordinate number of shootings, Toledo Police are investigating another. This one occurred at Auburn and Ottawa, in a part of town police call BUMA. More >>
MAUMEE, OH (Toledo News Now) -
The tragic story of a mother duck hit by a car in Maumee has a happy ending now thanks to two Ohio State Troopers.
Sergeant Chad Durfey with the Ohio State Highway Patrol says he and Trooper Ladonna Klocinski were traveling west on U.S. 24 near Fallen Timbers mall just after 10 a.m. Wednesday when they noticed traffic was stopped.
Drivers were slowing down and stopping to avoid hitting a group of ducklings. The ducklings' mother had been hit and killed by a car.
That's when the two troopers took over. They stopped traffic and corralled the baby ducks into their vehicle.
"It took us some time to get them all gathered up, but we got them," said Sergeant Durfey.
Trooper Klocinski then took the ducklings to Nature's Nursery, which cares for wild animals in need of help.
Sergeant Durfey says he has helped injured deer many times in his career, but this is the first time dealing with ducks.
We contacted Nature's Nursery to check on the ducklings and they are doing well! They are wood ducks and they will be put into rehabilitation until they are about 6-8 weeks old. Once they reach that age they will be released into the wild.
Sunday, July 27 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:15:51 GMT
Authorities say a father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking on the sand when a small plane crash landed along Florida's Gulf Coast near Venice Beach.More >>
A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.More >>
Monday, July 28 2014 1:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 05:54:28 GMT
Authorities now say 14 people - including a 15-year-old - have been struck by lightning during rare summer thunderstorms that have swept through Southern California, injuring two critically.More >>
A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.More >>
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