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: 23rd Annual 'A Home For The Holidays At The Grove' Comes To CBS On Sunday, December 5th
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.Yuba County Agency Mulls Water Shipments to Bay Area Counties
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: 'Let it Glow' SF Lights Up San Francisco To Revive Pandemic-Stricken Downtown
Neither of the children were hurt.