Rescuer: Kitten seriously injured after being thrown from moving vehicle

Rescuer: Kitten seriously injured after being thrown from moving vehicle
An X-Ray of Hope's injuries (Provided)
An X-Ray of Hope's injuries (Provided)

A kitten that was reportedly thrown out of a moving car in Brown County is starting to recover, according to animal rescuer Chasity Cecil.

BROWN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Rescuers said that the kitten, now named "Hope," was tossed out of a vehicle around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at the intersection of Purdy Road and U.S. 32.

A driver witnessed the incident and saved the cat from further harm.

A vet discovered the kitten now has a shattered hip and knee and an injured tail, rescuers said.

Hope's medical care could cost around $1000.

If you would like to help Hope in her recovery, there is a GoFundMe page in place raising money to pay for her medical care.

If you have any information on what happened to Hope, contact the Brown County Dog Warden at
937-378-3457.

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