Real ‘Superman’ dad jumps to prevent toppling full body mirror from crashing into toddler daughter
- Trending images show the heroic Chinese father coming to the rescue of his child
- He jumps across the room and grabs the falling mirror in the air
- The young girl was unharmed after the parent shielded her with his body
- Thousands in awe of internet users called the nimble parent ‘Superman dad’
A heroic Chinese father has been caught on camera to prevent his toddler daughter from being crushed by a huge falling mirror.
CCTV footage has captured the heartbreaking moment when the full-body glass mirror suddenly tilted before being put in mid-air by the parent jumping across the living room.
Thousands of Chinese internet users have praised the agile man’s quick response and hailed him as a ‘Superman father’ after the video went online on Friday.
A heroic Chinese father has been caught on camera to prevent his toddler daughter from being crushed by a huge falling mirror. He is referred to as ‘Superman father’ by netizens
CCTV footage has captured the heartbreaking moment when the whole body glass mirror suddenly tilted before being put in mid-air by the parent jumping across the living room
The family of four, believed to live in the city of Harbin in northeast China, was relaxing together in their living room before the incident happened.
One of the two toddler girls can be seen in the security footage throwing a ball while the other is playing on the floor.
The child playing with the toy suddenly fell backwards as she knocked over a full-body mirror that was leaning against the wall.
Moved by the movement, we see the glass furniture tipping over before falling to the other little girl lying on the floor.
The Chinese father, who was on the other side of the room, saw the dangerous scene and rushed to rescue his daughter.
The family of four, believed to live in the Northeast Chinese city of Harbin, was relaxing together in their living room before the heartbreaking incident took place, according to Chinese media.
The Chinese father, who stood across the room, rushed to rescue his daughter after seeing the whole-body glass mirror suddenly fall over towards the youngster.
The images show the lithe parent jumping to the falling mirror before grabbing the glass frame in mid-air.
The father then landed on the floor while protecting the young child from being destroyed by the furniture with his body.
The video, shared today by state media People’s Daily, has quickly gained over 500,000 views on Chinese Twitter-like Weibo.
Impressed by the quick response from the parents, thousands of internet users have called the man ‘Superman father’.
The father then landed on the floor while protecting the young child from being destroyed by the furniture with his body. Thousands of internet users have called the man “Superman father.”
One commenter wrote: ‘Wow this dad is great! He responded so quickly. Superhero Dad! ‘
Another said, ‘Best rescue ever! It’s amazing how powerful parents have when trying to protect their children. ‘
But other internet users have criticized the father for not properly securing the full-body mirror, posing a hidden danger to his toddlers.
One comment read, “They have two kids and haven’t even fully secured the mirror, how reckless!”