By Joelle Goldstein

Dramatic footage captures the moment a UPS driver came to the rescue of a four-year-old boy, after a 97-pound package he had just delivered fell on top of the 40-pound child.

UPS delivery driver Marcos Angel lifts the 97-pound package off the 40-pound boy

The incident was captured by a RING cam and shows Illinois UPS driver Marco Angel sprint from his delivery truck to come to the boys aid.     

Young Max Pratt tried to collect a package left by Angel on the porch of his Oak Park home, before he is overcome by how heavy it is.

The box tilts sideways, crushing the boy against the steps. 

The boy can be heard yelling ‘help!’ as he remains trapped under it. 

Almost immediately Angel is seen running across traffic to help. 

‘I was scared I was going to fall down the stairs,’ Max told CBS Chicago

Max says that he is usually the one who brings in packages for his family, but this delivery in particular was too much for him to handle. 

UPS delivery driver Marcos Angel says he reacted quickly because his parental instincts took over
4-year-old Max Pratt tells CBS Chicago that he is the person who usually brings packages into his Oak Park home when they are delivered

‘I couldn’t get it – well, the package man got it.’ he said. 

Angel, who has been working for UPS for a year, tells CBS Chicago that reacted as fast as he could to help the boy. 

‘As soon as I saw the package tilt, I just started running back to it,’ he said.

‘I pictured my boys in his situation. Obviously, you go into kind of into full parent mode or full dad mode to make sure the kid is all right,’ Angel added. 

Max is okay, telling CNN that he only suffered an ‘ouchie’




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