HARMONY (KDKA) — Firefighters rescued a horse that fell into a ravine on Friday morning.
The horse had fallen about 20 feet into a ravine in Harmony and was lying on its side in a stream.READ MORE: Pittsburgh-Area Families Can Contribute Mementoes Of Loved Ones For Gun Violence Memorial Project In Washington, D.C.
The horse was too tired to get itself out of the ravine, so firefighters lifted it with an excavator and slipped a sled underneath it.READ MORE: Attorney General Josh Shapiro Sues To Block Republican Election Subpoena
They then used a rope system to pull the horse out.
Firefighters also had to dam off the stream and use a pump to divert water around the horse.MORE NEWS: Indiana County High School Student Arrested For Allegedly Assaulting 2 Teachers
Once the horse was back into a field. it stood up on its own and appeared to be okay.