NEWTON, Mass. (WPRI) — Firefighters in Newton came to the aid of a trapped raccoon Thursday.
According to a tweet by the Newton Fire Department, the juvenile raccoon’s head was stuck in the grate of a storm drain.
With the help of Waltham Animal Control, the firefighters were able to free the raccoon who “had been stuck for a while.”
“We rescue citizens both big and small!” the Newton Fire Department tweeted.