Dog saved from storm drain after hiding from coyote

- A little pup in Orange County named Sparky had a rough start to his Saturday.

The dog was attacked by a coyote this morning in Lake Forest and wound up stuck in a storm drain, according to officials.

They say the dog ran into the storm drain to escape the coyote who was to big to fit in the drain.

The Orange County Fire Authority posted a series of photos to Twitter showing crews working to rescue Sparky from the drain on Paseo Sombra.

Authorities said the pup was in good condition when they got him out, but was taken to the vet to be checked.

Copyright 2016 FOX 11 Los Angeles : Download our mobile app for breaking news alerts or to watch FOX 11 News | Follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and YouTube. Be a citizen journalist for FOX 11 and get paid – download the Fresco News App today.

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories