Good Samaritans and firefighters rescue kittens trapped in sewer

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BELLEVILLE, IL – Six kittens are safe and warm tonight, and they are named after the firemen who rescued them.

Storms that went through Belleville Friday night left the kittens stuck in a drain. Good Samaritan’s stopped and rescued three of them. The volunteers then called the Belleville Fire Department.

After an hour of digging, they rescued the last 3 kittens.

As a show of appreciation, the rescue facility named the kittens Bassler, Laird, Schield, Carter, Lucy, and kitten number six, they are going to name him soon.

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