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Woman Saves Kitten Tossed Out Of Car On Freeway
A Good Samaritan came to the rescue of an 8-week-old kitten thrown out a car window on the 60 Freeway Wednesday.
Keri LaMar told KCAL that she was on the 60 between the 605 and 710. She was on her way to rescue a dog when someone in the passenger seat in the car in front of her tossed something out the window.
"It was terrible, really scary," she said. "I'm driving and all of a sudden I see this thing fly past my windshield, tumbling through the air."
She realized it was probably a kitten that someone had thrown out their car window. "My adrenaline was pumping and I was just thinking, 'How can I save this cat?'" said LaMar.
She took the cat, which she named Marvin, to her vet in Corona and learned that fortunately, he'd suffered only minor scrapes. She's already lined up a home for the abandoned kitty.
"It breaks my heart that someone would do that," says LaMar. "I don't know if there's any hope for someone who would do something like that."