Cat that had been missing for five months is reunited with owner after being rescued from bridge

Following the rescue, the cat was reunited with its owner, having been missing for five months.

Following the rescue, the cat was reunited with its owner, having been missing for five months. - Credit: Archant

A cat that had been missing for five months was reunited with its owner after being rescued by firefighters.

A fire crew from Huntingdon were called to Ermine Street, Huntingdon, on Tuesday at about 9.30pm to find the cat stuck in the structure of the iron bridge.

Using a nine-metre ladder, a firefighter rescued the cat and the returned to their station by about 10.15pm.

Following the rescue, the cat was reunited with its owner, having reportedly been missing for five months.