GILROY (KPIX) – An amazing story of bravery unfolded during the tragic mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival, when a quick-thinking ten-year old girl saved a toddler from getting hit by a bullet.
The 3-year-old boy’s parents were selling honey at a stand called Honey Ladies.READ MORE: Elderly Asian Woman Stabbing Attack Triggers Blame Game Between San Francisco DA, Police Officers Assn
When the gunman came over a fence, he shot the toddlers parents, according to a relative.
The couple survived by playing dead, and staying on the ground.1 Taken To Hospital, 2 Vehicles Damaged In Vegetation Fire Along Highway 101 In San Jose
The girl said she saw the boy just standing there, frozen in shock.
That’s when she ran to him and pulled him under a table, to safety.
She said she locked eyes with the gunman, but he kept moving.MORE NEWS: Snakes by the Planes: Endangered San Francisco Species Found Thriving in Wetlands at SFO
Neither of the children were hurt.