WATCH: Woman rescues ducklings from storm drain in heartwarming viral video

May 31, 2018
  • By Ryan Glover, Fox13Memphis.com
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File photo of ducklings with their mother. A Tennessee woman has gone viral after she saved ducklings from a storm drain in downtown Memphis.

A Tennessee woman has gone viral for all the right reasons.

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Shara Fenell told WHBQ that she was walking in downtown Memphis on Memorial Day near the Peabody Hotel when she heard a noise. She said she wasn't sure what the noise was at first or where it was coming from, until she looked in a storm drain.

>> Watch the video here

When Fenell looked down, she saw about eight ducklings. She and her friend noticed the mother duck walking around the drain trying to do something.

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What Fenell decided to do next made her go viral.

She jumped into the drain and saved the ducklings. She lifted them one by one to a good Samaritan.

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Fenell told WHBQ that she made sure the ducklings and their mother crossed the street safely.

Great work, Shara Fenell!

>> See her Facebook post here