Driver saves dog stranded on ledge of Sunshine Skyway Bridge

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SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A small dog was rescued from the outer ledge of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Sunday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. 

Emily Serra recorded video of passersby trying to rescue the dog as walked southbound in the northbound lanes of the roadway. 

A number of drivers got out of their cars and tried to stop the dog, which is thought to be a dachshund, from falling or getting hit, one of which was able to get the dog to safety. 

Further information, including the name of the driver who rescued the dog, was not immediately available. 

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