Kitten rescued from storm drain by Fairfax County firefighters

A kitten was rescued from a storm drain in Fairfax County after a crew of firefighters sprang into action.

The kitten was found stuck on Tuesday afternoon.

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PHOTO: Fairfax County Fire and Rescue

Probationary Firefighter James Gupton was the one to make the saving grab, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue tweeted.

"Kitten stuck in a storm drain? No problem for the crew of Engine 409, Mount Vernon, B-Shift!" the tweet said.

Animal Protection took the kitten to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter for eventual adoption.