A street in Dajishan town was flooded when a nearby river burst its banks on June 10, 2019, in Ganzhou city, east China’s Jiangxi Province.
Hearing a cry for help, Li Yijun rushed out and jumped into the water to save a child.
Fewer than two minutes later, Li saved another child who was being carried away in the water.
Black and white footage of incident went viral on Chinese social media platform
With the help of policemen and other villagers, all three were rescued. Li said that he did “what anyone would do in an emergency.”