Toyota Gives California Nurse A New Truck After He Drove Through Flames To Rescue Wildfire Victims!

November 14, 2018
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Allyn Pierce manages the ICU at Adventist Health Feather River Hospital - and instead of driving to safety, the registered nurse decided to turn around and helped others escape the deadly blaze in Paradise, California. He helped evacuate patients from the burning hospital .....

With flames just outside his window, he recorded a goodbye message for his family, saying, “Just in case this doesn’t work out, I want you to know I really tried to make it out.” Just then, a bulldozer appeared, clearing a burning vehicle out of Pierce’s way to he could flee. However, he decided to risk his life once more, by returning to the hospital. By the time he and the colleagues made it back to Feather River Hospital, his white truck had burn marks on the sides, at least one of the trucks mirrors was damaged and the lights on the truck were melted.

Thousand's of people retweeted Pierce’s story on social medi -- which then prompted Toyota to offer to replace his truck, writing in an Instagram comment: “We are humbled you’d risk your life and Toyota Tundra to drive people to safety. Don’t worry about your truck, we’re honored to get you a new one!”