Video shows woman chasing cat on Houston tollway

Photo via Harris County Toll Road Authority

In an effort to rescue a cat crossing the Sam Houston Tollway, an unidentified woman caused quite the scene on Friday.

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The Houston Chronicle reports that a  video released by the Harris County Toll Road Authority shows the woman holding up Houston traffic as she chases a cat around the road. A police car appears to help block traffic so that the woman can retrieve the cat and return to her car.

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Tollway official Calvin Harvey told KTRK-TV that it is common for stray animals to cause a problem on major roadways but that civilians should not get out of their vehicles in moving traffic. He said it’s better to leave it to experts.


Author: Staff Writer

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