The paratrooper crashed through a tile roof and fell into the kitchen of the home, missing major beams and the kitchen counter.
Whether the cat knows how much it's loved, at least it didn't have to use one of its nine lives thanks to firefighters and a caring owner.
'She Adopted Us': Police Detective Who Lost His Leg in Crash Gives Double Amputee Dog Her Forever Home
They immediately had a special place in their hearts for the little shih tzu because someone in their family could relate to her condition.
'All of the sudden this little girl shoved her nose into my shoulder so hard and went "woof" just like she meant business.'
Once his family realized Razzle was still out there, they were desperate to reunite - but there were 1,600 miles between them.
He got a call saying that Darla might have been found - but deceased. As he waited for the heartbreaking confirmation, he got another call.
'I was really lucky to be able to do what I did, and what I did was not right. It put people in a difficult situation. I was desperate.'
Girls Host Lemonade Stand to Raise Money for Family of Fallen Police Officer: 'What if That Was My Dad?'
When the girls hand-delivered their hard-earned cash to the chief of police, there were a few officers present who got a bit misty-eyed.
The owner got his dog back from the humane society the next morning and insists that he did no wrong.
Following his normal routine, the worker loaded the dumpster and was about to empty it when movement caught his eye.
The rest of the crew rigged up a crane to support the man's body and keep him upright, and they called for reinforcements.
Four years ago and one month after she had won the title of Miss South Africa, the model found herself in desperate need of a rescue.
Dog Found Injured and Tied to Mile Marker on Road Finds Forever Home with Police Officer Who Rescued Her
The tiny, senior chihuahua had lived this long only to be dumped in her twilight years, easy prey to anything.
After Pregnant Pig Escapes Farm and Gives Birth in the Woods, Public Steps in to Save Piglets from Slaughter
Her rescuers have promised that Matilda the pig will only know love and care for the rest of her natural life.
Maverick ended up with 11 staples to close gashes along the back of his thigh, and Cooper ended up getting three staples as well.
Activist Liang Jia said it was 'frustrating' to watch truck after truck pass, loaded with precious canine cargo earmarked for slaughter.
Daniel Ament was a strong, athletic sophomore in Grosse Point, Michigan when he began vaping on occasion with his friends.
Gary Sinise and the founders of Home Depot are partnering to offer relief to America's heroes and their families.
'Father, Mentor, Hero': Retiring Officer Tears Up When He Hears Son's Voice on Radio During Final Sign-Off
Hundreds of people commented to extend their own gratitude for Beas' service, both those who share the same city and complete strangers.
Coast Guard Deployed After Inflatable Float Is Swept Out to Ocean, Friends Narrowly Escape 'Bad Situation'
'It was a little windy but I never thought in a million years we would be drug out so fast and so far,' Spence said.