CHICAGO (WGN) – It seems cats really do have nine lives.
The Chicago Fire Department tweeted out a video of a black cat jumping out of the window of a burning building on Thursday. Miraculously, the black cat landed on its feet and survived.
Firefighters recorded the death-defying leap.
The cat “hit grass, bounced and walked away,” Chicago fire tweeted.
Crews were in the area of West 65th Street and South Lowe Avenue for a multistory building fire. The flames, contained to a single unit, were extinguished.
No injuries were reported.