Young People Fall Through Icy Central Park Pond
Dramatic footage has revealed the moment a group of young people fell through the ice on a pond in Central Park, New York City, on Monday, February 19.
According to <a href="http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/NYC-Kids-Recover-After-Skateboarders-Rescue-From-Icy-Pond-Central-Park-414319903.html" target="_blank"><span class="caps">NBC</span> New York</a>, the young people struggled to get out of the water before they were rescued by a group of people.
Channel 9 News <a href="http://www.9news.com.au/world/2017/02/22/03/36/aussie-model-save-teens-in-icy-ny-pond" target="_blank">reported</a> one of the rescuers was an Australian model, Ethan Turnbull, who described the young people in the water as “overwhelmed” before they were pulled to safety.
According to <a href="http://edition.cnn.com/2017/02/21/us/central-park-ice-trnd/index.html" target="_blank"><span class="caps">CNN</span></a>, the young people, of various ages, were sliding around on the ice before they decided to take a “selfie”, and gathered together on the frozen pond.
Lourdes Cuevas, who was at the scene, told Storyful all involved were safe and uninjured.