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Worker rescues, adopts kitten thrown off North Carolina bridge

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OUTER BANKS, N.C. (WAVY) — A kitten that was tossed off a bridge in the Outer Banks has a loving new home.

Reece Newman and Ben Presgrave work for NCDOT as underwater inspectors. The two men were on a boat Wednesday inspecting the Old Manns Harbor Bridge when they saw a cat in the air that had been thrown out of a moving vehicle.

The employees rescued the distressed kitty — and Newman and his family adopted it!

A veterinarian said the kitty, named “Bridger Catfish Newman,” is healthy and doing well.

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