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Two Westminster college students land in icy pond in Mercer County

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MERCER COUNTY, Pennsylvania - Two coeds from Westminster College survived a frigid dip in a pond in Mercer County on Saturday afternoon.

It happened around 3:30 pm. near the intersection of New Bethel-Wilmington and Minner Roads.

The property owner says he saw a car spinning out of control and then splash into his pond.

He was able to help the two women, ages 19 and 20, get to dry land.

Both were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

It took emergency crews an hour and half to pull the car from the frigid waters.

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