WATCH: California Man Becomes Internet Hero by Saving Rabbit From Raging Wildfires
Witnesses saw this man pull over and rescue a rabbit from the LA wildfires. pic.twitter.com/v9EYpcmK9M
— NBC News (@NBCNews) December 7, 2017
Here’s a little something to give your faith in humanity a boost for today.
A California man was filmed on the Ventura County highway last night when he pulled over and spotted a rabbit that was getting dangerously close to fires that have ravaged the state in the last few days. After a brief chase around the blaze, the rabbit got close enough that the man was able to pick him up and carry him to safety.
It’s unclear who the man was or what happened to the bunny afterwards, but the footage from the scene is lifting everyone’s spirits all over the Internet.
“to tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of the world” https://t.co/YFgtFHfLTG
— David Frum (@davidfrum) December 7, 2017
Best part of my day so far: watching this video. https://t.co/BOOS4IiW9r
— Alex Wagner (@alexwagner) December 7, 2017
[extremely samwise gamgee voice]
“there’s some good in this world!” https://t.co/386eDcPc6W
— Dylan Scott (@dylanlscott) December 7, 2017
This guy can date any woman in America now. https://t.co/4ftEdjlRhi
— Ben (@BenHowe) December 7, 2017
The fire is 2017, the man is all of us, striving to protect one pure thing. https://t.co/0o2y65HsHN
— heidi heilig (@heidiheilig) December 7, 2017
Thousands of South California homes are still in danger from the inferno, and a winery owned by media mogul Rupert Murdoch is one of many buildings that have already suffered heavy damage.
Watch above, via NBC.
[Image via screengrab]
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