This is the moment a baby elephant tumbled into a ditch as it tried to keep up with its herd. While the rest fled, this little animal slumped down a small hill under a railway track in Assam, India. Thankfully, the train came to a halt and dozens of passengers leaped out to help pull him to safety.
Thankfully dozens of passengers stopped to lend a hand as he became submerged in mud
A forest official arrived to help him out of the ditch in Assam, India, as people handed bits of food to the baby.
People sat on the side of the ditch to make sure the little one gets out safely.
The animal appeared scared at the predicament it faced but fortunately the situation was happily resolved.
Now, if you’re wondering where the photo of the Elephant actually out of the hole and safe is…well, so are we. Bizarrely, there isn’t one! However, we have been assured that the little one was most definitely saved.