This young boy miraculously survived the freezing forest for two days after being saved by a bear.
Everyone was in terror and losing hope to find this 3-year-old boy. But after the little young boy miraculously survived the freezing forest for two days after being saved by a bear. His name is Casey Hathaway.
One day, Casey was playing with his sister and cousins at his grandmother’s house in North Carolina when he wandered into the forest and lost his way. When they knew that the boy was lost, they quickly organized to search for him because the temperatures dropped below freezing point.
North Carolina is known to have a large black bear population and that makes everyone enveloped with terror. People were assuming that if he survived from the freezing temperature, he will probably be stumbled upon a bear. But the kid claimed that a bear saved his life by cuddling him and provided him warmth.
Casey was lost for two days and hundreds of volunteers from the US marines, coast guard, and civilians. The search had to be called off for a couple of hours as the heavy rains and strong winds put them all in greater danger.
Thankfully, a woman walking her dog that day and found the kid underneath some bushes, crying out, feeling scared, and hungry. Everyone was surprised that the child got nothing but small cuts and scrapes, nothing worst happened. The family later shared to the media:
“He told us that his best friend the bear was with him to help keep him safe. Thanks to God’s mercy he came home to us alive and well.”
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