Firefighters Rescue Raccoon From New Jersey Tree

Firefighters from the Tuckerton Fire Department rescued a raccoon that was stuck in a tree in New Jersey.

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A raccoon struggles to get its head out of a knot in a tree in New Jersey.
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Retired State Conservation Officer Lt. Wayne Tonnesen and members of the Tuckerton Fire Department survey the tree with the stuck raccoon in it.
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Retired State Conservation Officer Lt. Wayne Tonnesen frees the raccoon.
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The raccoon was stuck in a knot in the tree.
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Retired State Conservation Officer Lt. Wayne Tonnesen attempts to free the stuck raccoon.
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The raccoon was seen flailing around in the tree on Monday.
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Retired State Conservation Officer Lt. Wayne Tonnesen attempts to free the raccoon using a garden shovel and an air-powered chisel.
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