Workers from the grounds crew and campus police were called to assist after two ducklings tumbled into the drain near Keith Hall at Indiana University of Pennsylvania on Wednesday.
Both were rescued successfully while their mother and siblings, top photo, paced nearby.
Helping with the rescue operation were Sgt. Tami Cramer, Officer Mark Broskin, electrician Mike Lezanic and Kim Lewis of the IUP Grounds Department.
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