LAKE MILLE LACS, Minn. (WCCO) — Out on Lake Mille Lacs, the last thing you expect to see is a deer.READ MORE: MDH Infectious Disease Director Kris Ehresmann To Retire Feb. 2
Angie Barrows captured video on her cell phone this weekend of a deer struggling in the water about two miles from shore.READ MORE: Teen Reunited With Family After Going Missing In Plymouth
At first they tried to get it to swim toward the shore, but when that didn’t work, they roped the deer and headed in.MORE NEWS: Interim MPD Chief Touts 5 C's As Dept. Priorities: Care, Connection, Communication, Courage, Character
They covered the animal in a blanket for awhile, before it eventually jumped up and ran off.