Alabama Woman Killed While Trying to Help Stray Dog

According to WAFF-TV, Christina Nicole Green, 31, of Decatur was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on U.S. 431 Saturday night when she saw a dog trying to cross traffic. Her compassionate heart led her to ask the driver of the car to stop so she could help the dog cross the street.

The driver of the vehicle heeded Green’s request. As she walked across the northbound lane and median she was hit by a pickup truck in the southbound lane. Green died at the scene. The driver of the pickup was unhurt. No charges were filed. As for the dog, no one knows what happened to it.

– Ella Breedlove