Hundreds Take Frigid Dive For Special Olympics

Posted on: 5:57 pm, February 23, 2013, by , updated on: 07:26am, February 24, 2013

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) – The 7th Annual Polar Plunge was held Saturday at Creve Coeur Lake.  Nearly 800 brave men and women put on costumes and their swimsuits to take a dive into the frigid water.

The event benefits the Special Olympics of Missouri and was hosted by the Maryland Heights and Hazelwood Police Departments.