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Video: Raccoon survives fall from tall building

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A frightened raccoon in Kalamazoo, MI, clings on to a wall of a tall building as firefighters tried to rescue him, WXMI reported Tuesday.

A crowd below gathered to watch and cheer as firefighters attempted to resuce the animal.  They used a ladder truck to help but the raccoon let go and fell.  It survived the fall and was taken to a local rehabilitation center where he is expected to be OK.

Watch the dramatic rescue.
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