Modern day heroes do exist – unbelievable story of a daring rescue in the Mtkvari River
10 February, 2015
Modern day heroes do exist – unbelievable story of a daring rescue in the Mtkvari River
A Facebook user Makvala Davitadze recently posted a status update on her page where she tells the story of an unknown modern day hero. As she informs, a terrible car accident took place near Akhaldaba, Borjomi region. As a result of the incident, a car fell into the Mtkvari River and the passengers must have felt the end was near. Until, suddenly a car stopped, the driver jumped out and dived into the water without even thinking," - Ms. Davitadze
describes the scene.

“I am very excited and emotionally-charged…. A terrible car crash happened near Akhaldabna at about half past four … The car was going extremely fast…. The driver turned sharply and as a result slid into the river….It was a dreadful thing to see ... Those who were in the car were doomed…Suddenly a vehicle stopped, presumably a taxi, the driver jumped out and plunged into the water without even thinking. He dived into the water and tried to open the car door but could not. Then he broke through the sunroof, unlocked the car door and brought all the passengers to safety. This was a real miracle …The stranger saved four people’s lives …. Everyone was so nervous that nobody thought to ask his name or where he was from. Trembling, he took off his wet sweater; rang it out, put it back on, sat in his car and left as quickly as he appeared….

His selfless act of kindness touched my heart ….God bless him, strengthen and protect him wherever he is….bless him with many children,”- Says Ms. Davitadze.

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