Employees of the North Carolina Department of Transportation rescued a kitten thrown off an Outer Banks bridge Wednesday.

An employee involved in the rescue decided to adopt it Thursday.

The NCDOT tweeted about the adoption, praising the man for “going the extra mile.”

BREAKING “MEWS”: Kitten thrown off #OBX bridge Wed. & rescued by our employees, adopted by rescuer. Kudos to staff who go the extra mile! pic.twitter.com/29ZJM9NJTj

— NCDOT (@NCDOT) May 18, 2017

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