A witness to a multi-vehicle automotive crash in Maryland on Sunday is being hailed as a hero after saving a toddler whose automotive seat was ejected right into a bay close to Ocean Metropolis.
The five-car crash occurred on a bridge over Assawoman Bay shortly earlier than 3 p.m., town’s hearth division stated in a press release.
The two-year-old woman was ejected from a pickup that was “teetering” over a guardrail, the division stated.
“A heroic witness jumped from the bridge into the bay and rescued the kid,” metropolis officers stated in a press release.
The woman was flown to The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, the place she was in secure situation, officers stated.
It isn’t clear what brought on the accident, which left seven different individuals injured.
The witness requested to stay nameless, officers stated.