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5 amazing child rescues

 
Whether it's a 10 hour desert search or being trapped in a washing machine - these amazing stories of rescue are inspiring.
5 amazing child rescues
By Robyn Addinall

Pic: Shutterstock

Article originally in Parent24
A hero catches a little boy

A 4-year-old Turkish boy, who thought it would be fun to play on the outside of an escalator, almost fell to his death. Thankfully a nearby shopkeeper was quick thinking and caught him.

Read the story and see the video here.

4-year-old left for dead


After this 4-year-old was strangled by his father and left for dead along the Interstate 20, a stranger rescued him! Hunt was travelling on I-20, when he said he saw something that looked like a pole. Then the object turned around and he realized it was actually a child.

Read the full story here.

A dangerous game of hide-and-seek

This 3-year-old Taiwanese boy was playing hide-and-seek with his mom when he got stuck in the washing machine! After being stuck for over an hour, emergency services had to cut him out.

Watch the video here.

Searching the desert for 10 hours

Police in Qatar had to search the desert for 10 hours when a 3-year-old girl walked 2,500 metres away from her family who were camping. She had 40 search vehicles out looking out for her!

Read the story here.

A near drowning


A 4-year-old little boy was pulled from a river by a bystander when he was found unconscious and not breathing in a river. The stranger began CPR and was soon joined by park rangers and firefighters.

Here the full story here.

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