'Water was over my head': Kentucky man rescues 7 from floods

by News Update

Nathan Day was up early helping his son get ready for work when he received a message from a neighbor asking him to save her grandchildren from the rising floodwaters.
Day, a former coal miner who lives in Hindman, Knott County, said he was unaware of what was happening in the region until he received the message saying the children needed help getting out of their house. Day talks to Anderson Cooper about how he managed to rescue 5 children and 2 of his former school teachers from floodwaters without a boat or proper equipment. #ac360 #andersoncooper #CNN

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I got 5 on it August 2, 2022 - 9:51 AM

My main concern is how ja rule feels about this whole situation

Mark Oreilly August 2, 2022 - 9:52 AM

Kentucky, MAGA Central.
"What Climate Change ?"
#MagaMorons

Kay Ouellette August 2, 2022 - 9:53 AM

Godly sent man.
🌺

A B August 2, 2022 - 9:53 AM

These old people were like "I was born in a flood I'm gonna die in this flood"

Angelisa August 2, 2022 - 9:53 AM

Wow-some heroes don’t wear capes. This guy is extraordinary! Such courage! Didn’t even think, just went about rescuing everyone!

Armandhammer August 2, 2022 - 9:55 AM

Well Done Pooper.

Michael Kerr August 2, 2022 - 9:55 AM

Amazing soul!

Susan B. Solstice August 2, 2022 - 9:56 AM

I was so moved by this hero's story that I got chills. I am thankful that there are men like him in the world.

Nick Kline August 2, 2022 - 9:56 AM

Remember. Climate change isn’t real.

Cristy Hartig August 2, 2022 - 9:57 AM

I am in tears. Such a great couple doing what they did.

Ken Brown August 2, 2022 - 9:57 AM

This man should replace Mitch Mconnel .

Ms. MONIQUE after trucking August 2, 2022 - 9:59 AM

Sir appreciate you

mike conley August 2, 2022 - 9:59 AM

Hey man!
Nice job.
You deserve a medal.

Garlic Breath and Farts August 2, 2022 - 10:00 AM

Well done! Hero's do exist. Now let's fix infrastructure so this does not happen anymore.

pamcscott22 August 2, 2022 - 10:02 AM

He needs to receive a medal.

Kollen Nekoll August 2, 2022 - 10:02 AM

And their President Trump was playing golf.

Judy Chandler August 2, 2022 - 10:03 AM

What a brave, hero 👏

Typical Anomaly August 2, 2022 - 10:04 AM

Is there a "civilian version" of The Congressional Medal Of Honor?
This guy should have one.

ALENA August 2, 2022 - 10:05 AM

This is unbelievable! Every year , year after year these incidences always sets the federal spending back. If it is a known fact flooding is likely to happen in this area the government should help to make it mandatory to move. So , there is No Life’s missing or injured. If there has not been guaranteed ,”New ideals” for the type of construction that will save people life’s in these areas that will handle catastrophic weather then why rebuild in the “same area” ? Would it not make sense to build were there is less likely to be hurricanes and tornados. It is think more intelligible.

hapwn August 2, 2022 - 10:05 AM

Thank God that man was out there to save them! 😇🙏

Paul Thomas Miller August 2, 2022 - 10:08 AM

God bless this man and his family.

Danielle Parra August 2, 2022 - 10:09 AM

This man is incredible. What a hero

God Bless You God Bless You August 2, 2022 - 10:10 AM
Jack The Humanitarian August 2, 2022 - 10:11 AM

It’s alright that they got flooded they are all conservative there so I don’t mind

exposingthetruth August 2, 2022 - 10:11 AM

Glimmer of light on a dark day.

CCJJ160Channels August 2, 2022 - 10:11 AM

I wonder if Senator Paul will vote against disaster relief for his state unless it’s paid for 🤔

Tini904 August 2, 2022 - 10:11 AM

I hope these ppl realize this was all caused by global warming and vote for democrats!!!

Art by Jeremy Maya Robinson August 2, 2022 - 10:12 AM

I wonder how many of the survivors are still in denial of science.

qanon pub August 2, 2022 - 10:15 AM

Biden: "I don't care if I have to kill half the American population. I will end our need for oil"

Freedom 2020 August 2, 2022 - 10:15 AM

Meanwhile back in the studio, Jeffrey Toobin has a firm grip on other news!

Saul Dean August 2, 2022 - 10:15 AM

Those of you who disregard climate change, I got message for you, these floods are not coincidence, is almost a worldwide thing from Africa, America, even Dubai, humans are destroying the natural world without replacing it with anything, we cut trees, oil rigs, sand, gold, all these things. What do we expect.

PUAlum August 2, 2022 - 10:15 AM

It's so amazing how generous, brave and loving these Kentuckians are. Praying for all of them….and for the area's recovery. And wish i had neighbors like that.
(well….maybe i do. hope i don't need to find out!).

Cheryl Sibson August 2, 2022 - 10:16 AM

Thankful he was able to help them good on you Nathan!

poleshift August 2, 2022 - 10:18 AM

Hay Biden, explain how oil is causing massive volcanic eruptions & earthquakes in diverse places? It's called a poleshift and man has nothing to do with it

Trump 2020 August 2, 2022 - 10:20 AM

This video gives credibility that we're going into a poleshift.

Cicada 3301 August 2, 2022 - 10:21 AM

People who doubt america !!! This is why america is the greatest country in the world !! Everyday heroes and their tenacity!!1

poleshift August 2, 2022 - 10:22 AM

GOVs will try to rob you for all you have & meanwhile all the floods, earthquakes & volcanic eruptions are caused by the impending poleshift

rickruiz1962 August 2, 2022 - 10:23 AM

My bad for being a total ass. But these people deny climate change, and believe in the power of God.
Why did God allow this to happen?
Not enough prayers.
I sound like a dick. But these people attack liberals. They consider us to be " pedophiles, Satan's people, they support fetuses before actual living children, people etc. I feel for them, but they don't care about others.

Amin Hanoi Jiminian Wilmot August 2, 2022 - 10:23 AM

A true heroe.

qanon pub August 2, 2022 - 10:24 AM

You have been lied to from cradle to grave. The establishment knows all the flooding is caused by a poleshift

Trump 2020 August 2, 2022 - 10:25 AM

Poleshifts occurs every 3,600 years. Man has nothing to do with the warming or the flooding. But they do want as much money as they can get