Raccoon rescued from car tire rim

Miami-Dade Venom Response team freed baby raccoon

MIAMI - You just never know what kind of mess a baby raccoon will get itself into these days.

Thursday morning, the Miami-Dade Fire Department was called in after a raccoon was found caught in the rim of a car.

After a quick assessment, Lt. Scott Mullin of the department's Venom Response Team went in and rescued the raccoon from its precarious position.

The operation took only a few seconds, but one that this raccoon will remember for a lifetime.

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