Bridger and his sister
The boy who hailed from Cheyenne, Wyoming in the US has been making the headlines since performing the selfless and brave act. Bridger, noticing that the ferocious dog was charging at his sister to attack her, came in between to defend his sister. He received severe lashes in his face which necessitated him having 90 stitches.
His aunty, Nicky Walker had post the details of the attack on her Instagram page. She wrote, " On July 9, my 6-year old nephew saved her sister's life by standing between her and a charging dog", quoted Yahoo News Australia.
"After getting bit several times on the face and head, he grabbed his sister's hand and ran with her to keep her safe",she further explained.
Bridger was quoted as saying, "if someone had to die, I thought it should be me".
Bridger in Captain America,s kit
This heroic and selfless act had captures the attention of many celebrities around the world. Such celebrities as High Jackman, Anne Hathaway and of course, Bridger's hero, Captain America, Chris Evans.
Chris Evans (Capt America)
In a video post by the family showing Bridger watching a Captain America's film with his sister, Chris Evans said "Pal, you are a hero, what you did was so brave so selfless. Your sister is so lucky to have you as a big brother, your parents must be so proud of you".
"Keep being the man you are we need people like you" he added
It will not be a surprising if another hero tv series if born out of Bridger's heroic performance. Something like Captain Bridger, what do you think? Please drop your opinion and don't forget to like and share.
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