A black car was seen stopping before two people got out to help the unnamed boy. On seeing them, other bystanders also rushed to help. They managed to pull the child to safety.
A video of the incident was shared by the Shanghaiist 10 hours ago on Facebook. It has collected over 2 lakh views since then.
Many praised the rescue effort. "Not all heroes wear capes!" wrote one user on Facebook. "God bless them all," said another.
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