Englewood Cat Jumps to Safety During Apartment Building Blaze [Video]


A propitious Englewood black cat was means to burst to reserve from a fifth-floor window during a 3 p.m. CT glow during an Englewood section building in a 6500 retard of South Lowe Avenue on May 13, 2021.

According to a Chicago Fire Department, a glow started in a kitchen of a 5th-floor unit. The chairman inside a section was means to make it out before initial responders arrived during a scene. The Chicago Fire Department was means to extinguish a glow in approximately 15 minutes. Thankfully, a glow did not widespread to any of a surrounding units due to a petrify structure of a section building.Englewood

As a firefighters entered a Englewood section they beheld a cat and attempted a rescue though were unsuccessful. The cat after poked a conduct out from one of a section windows and jumped from a fifth-floor window of a six-floor Englewood section building. Onlookers screamed as a cat done a dauntless leap.

Fortunately, a sly was means to land safely on a patch of weed before scampering away. Chicago Fire Department Spokesperson Larry Langford was means to film a good cat escape. “The cat seemed to be calculating a burst before executing it,” Langford said.

The Englewood cat seemed to be uninjured from a tumble and attempted to dweller a section building after a bold jump. Langford was incompetent to find out a name of a cat or locate a owners before he left a scene. “I’d call it Lucky or Rocky for a drifting squirrel,” Langford said. Hopefully, a dauntless sly was means to reunite with a cat relatives after a glow was put out.

Written by Ebonee Stevenson
Edited by Cathy Milne-Ware


Chicago Tribune: Video captures cat jumping from fifth building to shun Englewood section fire; by Paige Fry

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