Firefighters rescue kitten stuck in woman’s wheel well

After being removed, Firefighter Jake White accompanied the kitten. (Photo: Henrico Fire)

HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) — Fire crews helped rescue a kitten stuck in the wheel well of a Henrico woman’s car Tuesday morning.

Authorities say around 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, an area resident pulled into the Glenwood Farms Firehouse in Henrico’s North Side with an unusual problem: a stuck kitten!

(Photo: Henrico Fire)
(Photo: Henrico Fire)

Firefighters went to the parking lot to see if they could assist. With the help of Technical Rescue Team at a neighboring station, they were able to remove the wheel and parts of the cars suspension to remove the kitten.

The kitten was unharmed in the entire process and was turned over to Henrico Animal Protection for evaluation.

(Photo: Henrico Fire)
(Photo: Henrico Fire)

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