Milwaukee Bus Driver Rescues Lost Baby from Freeway Overpass
A bus driver in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, sprung into action on December 22 when she saw a baby wandering on a highway overpass.The Milwaukee County Transit System shared footage of bus driver Irena Ivic spotting the child walking across the overpass.
The baby boy was barefoot, wearing only a onesie and a diaper in below-freezing temperatures.Ivic stopped her bus and ran to pick up the child, bringing him on to the bus.
A passenger used her coat to keep the boy warm.
The toddler fell asleep in Ivic’s arms just as police arrived on the scene.Police said that the boy had been left outside by his mother.
Besides being cold and scared the child was unharmed, and was eventually reunited with his father.Ivic said that she was just grateful to be able to keep the boy safe when she found him.
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