Liberal, KS

Now: 61 °

Currently: Clouds

Hi: 68 ° | Lo: 57 °

Man Saves Girls Who Fell Through The Ice

KSCB News - December 27, 2011 8:08 am

A Hutchinson man is being credited with

saving two young girls who fell through thin ice on a pond.

Reno County sheriff’s officers say Bud Brown saved the girls,

ages 6 and 7 on Sunday. The girls were visiting their relatives,

who live near Brown east of Hutchinson.

The girls, 6-year-old Jenna McKay of Bernice, Okla., and 7-year-old

Janessa Stringer of Belle Plaine, were treated at a hospital but

were not seriously injured.

Brown said he saw the girls fall through the ice on the pond

behind his house. He called 911 then waded into the chest-deep

water, breaking the ice with his fists. He eventually reached the

girls and was able to pull them from the water.

 

Latest Stories

Injury Accident Occurs Saturday Evening in Seward County

An injury accident occurred Saturday evening at approximately 8:41pm on US Highway 83 at Jewell Street....

Broadcast Square audio archives June 20 to 24, 2022

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of June 20 to 24,...

Ulysses KS Student Who Graduated from High School and Harvard at the Same Time Passed the Bar Exam

KAKE News A young man from Ulysses Kansas who earned an undergraduate degree from Harvard the same...

 
KSCB Radio News