BODMIN, England (WJW) — An elderly woman who had fallen down an embankment was rescued thanks to her cat, Piran.
According to police in Bodmin, England, the 83-year-old woman had fallen 70 feet down a very steep embankment that was difficult to access.
A passerby happened to hear the woman’s cat meowing in a large field near her home.
Safety crews were called and were able to hoist the woman back up into the field on a stretcher. She was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.
The department wrote on Facebook: “Piran the cat saved the day!”
They added: “Whilst the lady concerned is still currently receiving care, she is in good spirits and is being well looked after.”