Firefighters, animal services help save 50 cats from Johnston County home fire

  • Source: WRAL-TV NBC 5 Raleigh
  • Published: 09/21/2022 08:57 PM

Four people and dozens of cats were helped out of a home that caught fire in Johnston County on Wednesday night. Firefighters and animal services found at least 50 cats inside the home on Coachman Court near Clayton. First responders believe all the cats are safe after pulling them out of the same side of the home. A call went out around 9:15. The homeowner suffered minor injuries when they went back inside to try and retrieve the cats. No one else was hurt. Firefighters from Wilson's Mills fire department were seen putting out the fire. The American Red Cross was contacted. The cause of the fire is unknown.


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