Bald eagles rescued after being trapped in frigid river


Two bald eagles with their talons locked were rescued from a Pennsylvania river.

The Pennsylvania Game Commission says in a Wednesday Facebook post a woman and her 11-year-old daughter saw the two mature, male eagles floating along the banks of the Susquehanna River near Bloomsburg and contacted police.

Columbia County Game Warden Rick Deiterich says the eagles were likely fighting in the sky over territory and dropped to the ground, where they tumbled into the water.

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