VIDEO: Trapped deer freed by firefighters in Fort Collins

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Firefighters with the Poudre Fire Authority rescued a young deer Wednesday morning.

The deer got stuck between a wall and fence near the Linden Street Substation.

Firefighters found the deer trapped and afraid, but was able to lift it to freedom using one-inch webbing.

The rescue did not damage the fence or building.

The little one was sure relieved to be out of that tight space!

“Love a happy animal ending, even if it’s a little smelly,” Poude Fire Authority tweeted.

They later added a statement to their Facebook page, saying “If you see our deer friend out and about, we ask that you be sensitive to their recent experience. Please don’t mention his/her … gas release. #naturehappens.”



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