Responders rescue German Shepherd stuck under truck in Lufkin
LUFKIN, Texas - First responders in Lufkin, Texas have rescued a German Shepherd that became stuck in the undercarriage of a truck Sunday.
Firefighters, police officers, and animal control officers combined efforts to rescue a dog stuck under his owner’s truck on April 11, police said.
Two-year-old German Shepherd Booger "got scared during overnight storms" and climbed into the undercarriage," police reported.
The NWS had issued a severe thunderstorm warning on April 10.
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Booger’s owner, Roger Grimes, told police, "I just want the say thanks to the fire department, police department, and animal control. They really pulled me out of a bind."
The National Weather Service called on pet owners on April 11 to include pets in a "severe weather preparedness plan too!."