Man Becomes Internet Hero After Video Of Him Saving A Rabbit From California Fires Goes Viral
The wildfires ravaging southern California have created for some Hell-on-Earth-type videos. But on Thursday there was a video that showed the humanity that can arise from such a dire life-threatening situation. A heartwarming video of a man saving a rabbit from the dangerous California fires has gone viral for all the right reasons.
The brave man has become an internet hero after video caught him risking injury and coming dangerously close to the inferno in an effort to save the helpless rabbit. The unidentified man pulled over on Highway 1 in southern California as fires burned all around him. He got out of his vehicle to rescue the terrified animal. He scooped up the rabbit and transported it to a safer spot that didn’t have burning brush. The people who recorded the video said the hero declined to be interviewed on camera.
Witnesses say this man pulled over to save a wild rabbit from flames along Highway 1 in Southern California as the massive #ThomasFire spreads toward Santa Barbara County. https://t.co/gGqzZlGfqT pic.twitter.com/3MT8IvV91d
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