Boy gets his tongue stuck to icy metal fence

A boy gets his tongue stuck to a freezing cold metal fence in sub-zero temperatures in northern China.

The video, shot on January 25, shows adults trying to free the boy's frozen tongue from the fence in Tacheng Prefecture in northern China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, when temperatures plummeted to -30C.

According to local media, nearby adults poured hot water onto the fence to rescue the boy.

In the end, he was successfully freed from the icy contraption.