Father and son rescue bald eagle in James River

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SURRY Co., Va. - A father and son rescued a bald eagle from the water Friday morning.

The boaters were on the James River when they saw a bald eagle in distress.

Julia Burnette sent News 3 video of her father and brother bringing the eagle safely to shore.

Way to go!