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Photo Credit: Connecticut State Police - Troop B North Canaan

COLEBROOK — These rescuers really did save the bacon!

State Troopers from Troop B responded to Colebrook River Road Saturday night on calls of a pig getting close to the traffic.

With the help of a few good Samaritans, the troopers were able to lead the pig away from the road.

Photo Credit: Connecticut State Police – Troop B North Canaan

The pig was not harmed and was returned safely to its owner.

State Police thanked the residents who help saved this pig from becoming just another ham sandwich.

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