In Houston, a woman spotted a stray cat wandering along the freeway. Ignoring her own safety, this woman proceeded to chase the cat down to rescue it before it could get hit by a cat.

Police showed up to block traffic for the woman so she could capture and rescue the stray cat in a towel. Although the woman put herself in danger, police likely won’t file charges because she had a good reason.

The next time you see a stray cat roaming around a busy street, be sure to keep yourself safe and then look after the welfare of the kitty. Rescuing cats is a noble cause, but make sure you don’t get hurt in the process. That way you’ll always be healthy enough to rescue more cats in the future.

To read about the Houston woman who rescued a stray cat on the freeway, click here.