Foxborough firemen save 2 who fell through ice

Foxborough firefighters responded to a 911 call this afternoon and ended up rescuing two men who apparently fell through the icy surface of the Neponset Reservoir, according to a tweet from the Foxborough Fire Department.

The two men were apparently ice fishing, according to WCVB.

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WCVB reported:

Both men were in the water for about 10 to 15 minutes before being rescued, officials said. A 41-year-old man whose body temperature dropped was taken to a Boston hospital by a medical helicopter that landed at a Gillette Stadium practice field, according to firefighters. A man in his 60s was transported to Norwood Hospital.

A woman reportedly tried to help the men before falling in herself, according to WHDH.

WHDH reported:

A woman they were with tried to save them by using a stick to fish them out, but she ended up falling in herself. She was able to get herself out and dial 911.

According to The Boston Globe, the woman said she did not need any medical attention.

It was unclear about the status of both men.