News

April 12, 2012 5:00 AM

Wichita fire crews stage dramatic rescue to save trapped dog in creek

The rescue of Taz the dog from floodwaters on Thursday encompassed despair, scuba gear, tears of grief, concrete saws, tears of joy, sledge hammers, about 20 of Wichita’s most highly trained heavy rescue firefighters, eight fire trucks, goodness knows how many tax dollars, and two news conferences.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

North-side Christmas light route 1:21

North-side Christmas light route

NASA astronaut reflects on his year in space 11:30

NASA astronaut reflects on his year in space

West Wichita's brightest street 2:17

West Wichita's brightest street

Wichita police officer surprises speeders with gift cards 2:10

Wichita police officer surprises speeders with gift cards

Uber may be replacing ambulances for some according to a KU economist 1:10

Uber may be replacing ambulances for some according to a KU economist

Couple charged in death of 3-year-old 1:33

Couple charged in death of 3-year-old

A steak (and a bathroom) that has to be seen to be believed 5:38

A steak (and a bathroom) that has to be seen to be believed

A police officer receives a 'hippopotamus' for Christmas 1:33

A police officer receives a 'hippopotamus' for Christmas

New commercial development coming to downtown Wichita 1:18

New commercial development coming to downtown Wichita

Restaurants we lost in 2016 1:00

Restaurants we lost in 2016

  • Police are looking for a suspect in early morning shooting

    Wichita Police are asking for anyone with details in relation to an early morning shooting to come forward. (Video by Wichita Police Department)