A man clings to ice in a river
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Iowa man rescued from Des Moines river after clinging to ice

A man has been rescued from the Des Moines river, Iowa, after he was spotted by some city workers.

When emergency workers arrived on the scene, he was clinging to a sheet of ice.

The rescuers used a boat to drag him safely back to the shore.

Geeta Guru-Murthy reports.

Go to next video: Man escapes as sinkhole swallows car