“I caught a cold. But it was all worth it because I saved a person from the river. My son gave me a big thumbs-up. But he also reminded me to be careful before I made the decision (to jump into the water).”
a 77-year-old woman from Liucheng county in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, said after she jumped into a river on Tuesday to save an 86-year-old woman. Wei left after her heroic act, but the family of the rescued woman was later able to find her from clues they got from onlookers.