STEWART FALLS, Utah (WLS) -- A woman's emotional reunion with her dog was caught on camera after it fell 40 feet under a snow bridge created by an avalanche.
The Utah County Sheriff Search and Rescue team was dispatched to Stewart Falls on February 3 after receiving a call notifying them that the dog had fallen.
According to a post shared by the team's Facebook page, crew members had to dig a hole in the snow to retrieve the dog. A team member was then lowered down into the hole and the dog was successfully rescued.
Footage from the incident shows the emotional reunion between the dog and its grateful owner.
WATCH: Woman's emotional reunion with dog rescued from 40-foot hole created by Utah avalanche