Firefighters Rescue Hawk Caught in Netting on Roof of Gas Station

Firefighters from Alameda County Fire posted footage on October 26 of a dramatic rescue of a hawk that had become caught in netting on the roof of a gas station the day before.

The bird was stuck on the roof of the station in Newark and firefighters used a fire ladder to reach and free it.

Alameda County Fire thanked Newark Police Department for taking the hawk to a local veterinarian clinic, and for providing support and traffic control during the rescue. Credit: Alameda County Fire via Storyful