Published time: 22 Dec, 2015 13:22
A man’s stunning, lightning-quick reactions saved a little boy from certain injury or death after the child fell from what appeared to be a flight of stairs. The accident, which had a happy ending worthy of a Hollywood blockbuster, was captured by a CCTV camera.
The video from November has only recently surfaced.
The unnamed man was taking a leisurely walk past a set of stairs, eating chips and looking up at something when he heard a crash. The hero immediately ran back to where the sound had come from, leaping like a leopard to grab the falling kid. He managed to break the boy’s fall before he hit the ground.
The exact cause of the incident, which according to the time code on the video happened last month, is not known.