HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Firefighters rescued a group of baby ducks from a storm drain in Huntersville.

On Friday evening, firefighters responded to a call near the Hickory Tavern on Birkdale Crossing Drive. Crews were able to rescue multiple ducklings from the storm drain, according to Huntersville Fire.

Photo courtesy of Huntersville Fire.

"We serve ALL residents of [Huntersville] big and small," Huntersville Fire said on its Facebook page.

Officials did not say if the mama duck was present at the scene.

Anyone in the area who finds animals in need of rescue is encouraged to call 704-336-7600.