A man on the side of the road hopped into action and saved the day for a rabbit caught in the wildfires engulfing Southern California. Footage broadcast by KABC Showing 1 year ago in Ventura County, which has seen 90,000 acres burned by Thomas Fire as early as Thursday morning. After raising his hands to his head repeatedly, he chases the wild rabbit and picks it up and holds it in his arms. A man was seen rescuing a rabbit from flames on the side of a California highway. (ABC7) KABC has been made to come online by KABC. Wildfires rip through Southern California His actions have been forced to evacuate because of major blazes including the Skirball Fire that burned homes near the city’s Getty Center art museum. Southern California fires force thousands to evacuate The Fire was only at 5% containment of late Wednesday, according to Cal Fire, with the area’s Santa Ana Winds fanning flames at up to 80mph. Cal Fire said that any new fires that sprout on Thursday will have “extreme” potential for rapid growth and destruction.
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