HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) — It was a sweet ending for an orange and white cat that crawled into the engine compartment of a pickup truck.

The cat survived the 28-mile commute Thursday from East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, to the Mars Chocolate North America plant in Hackettstown, New Jersey.

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That is where police were called to rescue the feline.

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With the help of the town’s public works department and Mars employees, the cat was freed from the fan blades.

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The cat ran off. But it was soon caught by police after a brief chase on foot and turned over unharmed to the animal control officer.

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