ELIZABETH, Colo. (CBS4) – A wedding ring is back with its owner after it accidentally wound up inside a firefighter boot.

A couple from Elizabeth lost the ring while donating to the fire department’s Fill the Boot campaign. It was mixed in with loose change in their car’s ashtray.

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The wedding ring (credit: Elizabeth Fire Department)

The wedding ring (credit: Elizabeth Fire Department)

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The couple told the Elizabeth Fire Department they had been frantically looking for the ring for about a week.

The annual Fill the Boot campaign has raised more than $19,000 to fight muscular dystrophy.

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LINK: Fill The Boot