Chris Davis one of first to help a flipped-over truck on the highway
Chris Davis one of first to help a flipped-over truck
There is a troubling social phenomena called the Bystander Effect. Essentially, people won't offer to help someone in need because they assume someone else will do it. Fortunately for this car accident victim, Chris Davis isn't one of those people.
As Roch Kubatko reported, a truck flipped over on the 295 on Monday evening with multiple people injured. Davis was one of the first on the scene:
Davis was heading to airport to pick up friends. Got out of car, waved people over to help, and they flipped the truck back on its wheels- Roch Kubatko (@masnRoch) September 16, 2014
It's a nice thing to see from anyone, be they an MLB player or not, and a good reminder that if you see someone in need, don't expect someone else will offer a lending hand.
(h/t Hardball Talk)