Here is what it looks like when a woodchuck is rescued from a sewer grate

Look, it’s Friday, you’re probably tired, you probably had a long week despite the fact that it’s August and you should probably be on a vacation somewhere, because you decided to still come into the office even though you knew everyone else would be taking off, even Steve, of course Steve would be taking off (when does Steve even show up, honestly?), but no, you went and showed up and did your work and put in a full day, even though it’s August, even though you’re probably tired, even though it’s a Friday. So here is an image of a woodchuck that was stuck in a storm drain:

Do you actually need more information about this woodchuck, who was stuck in a sewer grate, and who was later rescued from said sewer grate? Probably not, but just in case: Police in Danvers, Mass. (population: 26,400) responded to this woodchuck, who was stuck in a sewer grate, and worked to free him from said sewer grate. (The city’s Department of Public Works helped out as well.)

We could simply leave it there, but there exists a video depicting this rescue, a video that shows you the woodchuck stuck in the grate and then the woodchuck no longer in the grate, and we would be remiss in our duties as Official Woodchuck Correspondent if we did not include this video of the woodchuck being freed from the grate:

This concludes today’s update involving woodchucks and sewer grates, because you earned it.

Mark Berman is a reporter on the National staff. He runs Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and developing stories from around the country.

national

post-nation

Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Comments
Show Comments

Sign up for email updates from the "Confronting the Caliphate" series.

You have signed up for the "Confronting the Caliphate" series.

Thank you for signing up
You'll receive e-mail when new stories are published in this series.
Most Read National

national

post-nation

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Next Story
Mark Berman · August 8, 2014

To keep reading, please enter your email address.

You’ll also receive from The Washington Post:
  • A free 6-week digital subscription
  • Our daily newsletter in your inbox

Please enter a valid email address

I have read and agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Please indicate agreement.

Thank you.

Check your inbox. We’ve sent an email explaining how to set up an account and activate your free digital subscription.