Baby Deer Swept Up In Rapid Waters Gets Rescued Just In Time

"I am so grateful there are still humans like this who still exist" ❀️

When seconds mattered, a Good Samaritan saved the day.

Video has emerged showing the dramatic moment a young deer was swept up in the fast-moving waters of a canal in Utah. Unable to climb up the steep canal walls on her own, and drifting rapidly toward a metal grate, the fawn was in serious risk of injury β€” or worse.

But as the worrying scene unfolded, a bystander was positioning himself to rescue the deer from disaster.

Here's that moment on video:

Thanks to the man's actions, the fawn had been rescued β€” proof yet again that a kind heart and a little quick thinking can make all the difference.

Footage of the dramatic rescue quickly went viral online, earning the man some much-deserved praise from viewers around the globe.

"Thank you to the gentleman, in every sense of the word, for saving the fawn," one commenter wrote. "I am so grateful there are still humans like this who still exist."