Happy ending for cat trapped under engine compartment

+-

A cat named Buddy was trapped under the hood of a Hyundai Elantra in North Babylon. Suffolk police officers attempted to retrieve it, but the cat eventually freed itself.

A cat named Buddy somehow became trapped in
Buy photo
(Credit: James Carbone)

A cat named Buddy somehow became trapped in an Elantra's engine compartment, police said. (May 6, 2013)

Suffolk County police officers and emergency service officers
Buy photo
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County police officers and emergency service officers work on rescuing Buddy, a cat who became stuck in the chassis of a car on August Road Monday morning in North Babylon. (May 6, 2013)

Suffolk County police First Precinct officer Danny Parella
Buy photo
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County police First Precinct officer Danny Parella carries Buddy the cat and places him into a carrier as the owner, Patrick Berbert, 17, looks on in front of a home on August Road in North Babylon. (May 6, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Suffolk County police officers and emergency service officers
Buy photo
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County police officers and emergency service officers work on rescuing Buddy, a cat who became stuck in the chassis of a car on August Road Monday morning in North Babylon. (May 6, 2013)

Suffolk County police First Precinct Officer Danny Parella
Buy photo
(Credit: James Carbone)

Suffolk County police First Precinct Officer Danny Parella carries Buddy the cat to safety after emergency service officers, along with the patrol officers, worked on rescuing the cat after he was stuck in the chassis of a car in front of a home on August Road in North Babylon. (May 6, 2013)

Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to Newsday is free for Optimum customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE