SAN ANGELO, TX – San Angelo Police and Firefighters Tuesday afternoon rescued a drowning man who had jumped into the flooded Red Arroyo at Johnson St. and Knickerbocker Rd.
The unidentified man told LIVE! he jumped in to save a dog.
First responders were very careful and rescued the medium-sized black dog from the rain swollen arroyo to cheers of bystanders.
Watch video of the rescue below:
The call first came in about a drowning man in the Red Arroyo. First responders arrived and found the unidentified man attempting to save the dog.
Both the Good Samaritan and the dog were safe and unharmed.