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Incredible video: Man lures injured dog from busy freeway with sandwich

Houston man rescues dog on freeway

HOUSTON, Texas – An injured yellow Labrador has a quick-thinking man to thank for his life.

KHOU reported Rickey Young was in his truck when he heard about the injured dog on the radio.

He drove to the dog to check on it and what happened next was all caught on traffic cameras.

The video shows the dog backing away from Young until he pulled a sandwich from his pocket.

The dog came to Young who took it to the vet.

According to WJW, the dog had surgery to repair broken bones and internal bleeding over the weekend.

She is expected to recover.

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