WATCH: NY Firefighters Rescue Raccoon Trapped on Light Pole
Firefighters came to the rescue of a raccoon who clung to a Queens light pole for several hours yesterday.
It took about an hour to bring the raccoon to safety.
Firefighters used a pole with a hoop attached to it to remove the raccoon from the light post.
The rescue mission temporarily closed one lane of the street.
Watch the rescue above.