Ducklings in distress? Not to worry, Clearwater Fire and Rescue is on the scene.
A resident called the fire department at 12:30 p.m. Monday after seeing a duck standing over a drain near 1401 Court St. making noises of distress, Elizabeth Watts, public safety spokeswoman, said in a release.
When firefighters arrived, they found the duck hovering over the drain where her ducklings were trapped below, Watts said.
A crew including Lt. Stephen Coward, Thomas Knobl, Steven Peters and David Sowers worked to free the six ducklings from the drain.
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