Yonkers DPW officials rescue ducklings from basin

Officials say nine baby ducks had fallen into a catch basin on Scarsdale Road at Lindbergh Place.

News 12 Staff

May 2, 2023, 9:39 PM

Updated 384 days ago

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Members of the Yonkers Department of Public Works rescued ducklings from a disaster. 
They say nine baby ducks had fallen into a catch basin on Scarsdale Road at Lindbergh Place.
Officials said neighbors in Crestwood could hear them chirping in distress.
Three workers put a ladder down into the basin and one of them climbed down to the bottom to get the ducklings to safety.
They were later reunited with their mother at a nearby brook.


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