COSTA MESA (CBSLA.com) — Costa Mesa firefighters on Saturday rescued a family of ducks that got stranded down a storm drain.
The firefighters were dispatched to the 3300 block of Hyland Avenue around 8 p.m., according to the Costa Mesa Fire Department.READ MORE: 3 Dead, 2 Injured When Gunfire Erupts At House Party In Inglewood
It took about a half hour to free the ducks, authorities said.READ MORE: Instagram Rolls Out New Feature Allowing Certain Influencers To Charge For Content
The fire department tweeted pics of the rescue and the five ducks.
Authorities said it was unclear how the ducks got into the storm drain but were unable to find their way out.MORE NEWS: Black Restaurant Week Kicks Off Sunday In Long Beach