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2 people pulled from icy pond in Central Park

Posted: 3:02 PM, Feb 05, 2013
Updated: 2013-02-05 15:18:32-05

Breaking News Two people were pulled from a pond in Central Park Tuesday after falling in.

According to authorities, the pair fell through the icy pond near the corner of 59th Street and Fifth Ave. at about 2 p.m.

Responding firefighters managed to rescue the two, later transporting them to New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Their injuries weren’t immediately known.

Passersby who tweeted about the incident, described one of the victims as a child.

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