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Watch: Model rescues New York teens from frozen Central Park pond

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By Euronews
Watch: Model rescues New York teens from frozen Central Park pond

<p>An Australian model, Ethan Turnbull, and his friend rushed to the aid of a group of young people after they fell through the ice on a pond in Central Park, New York.</p> <p>Footage has surfaced on social media which shows the youngsters playing on the frozen surface, which eventually gives way as they group together to take a selfie.</p> <p>Turnbull, 24 and Bennett Jonas, 23, were skateboarding in the famous park when they saw the accident occur and rushed to the teens’ aid, working as a team to pull them to safety.</p> <p>The model told local media: “I think they all just panicked a little bit,” adding “they were overwhelmed, it was so absolutely freezing cold.”</p> <p>All of the teens were treated for hypothermia, with one being taken to hospital.</p>