AURORA, IL — A 9-year-old boy and a woman were rescued from a pond in Aurora Wednesday afternoon.
Shortly before 4:30 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the frozen portion of the reservoir. The police did not name the exact area.
Police said a 9-year-old boy fell through the ice after trying to retrieve a soccer ball.
A woman also went in to try to save the boy. Two Aurora officers swam to rescue the boy and woman, police said. The boy was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.
Two officers suffered minor injuries. The police said that all participants have been discharged from the hospital.
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