Parrot and man rescued from mud in Belleville

BELLEVILLE, IL – The Belleville Fire Department had to make an unusual rescue Sunday afternoon at the Bicentennial Park lake.  Apparently, a man with a parrot on his shoulder were walking around the lake when they become stuck in deep mud next to the lake. Fire fighters had to use their special skills to rescue the man and his parrot.

Firefighters were able to rescue the man and his parrot.  Both are doing fine.