Former UFC Star Brendan Schaub Saves Multiple Children From Certain Death in a Horrifying Encounter

Published 08/18/2021, 11:05 PM EDT


The former UFC fighter turned podcast host, Brendan Schaub, in a recent podcast, detailed how he saved the lives of four children from a car wreck. Schaub was driving his car with his wife by his side when he saw a fatal crash. 

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Reports suggest that the occupants of the car were a family of six. Four children, along with their parents. It is alleged that the father, who is now under arrest, intentionally drove his car on the wrong side of the road, causing a head-on collision with another vehicle. The accident took the life of the mother. The children, however, escaped with minor injuries. 

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Brendan Schaub reveals harrowing details of a fatal car crash

In the most recent episode of his show, “The Fighter and the Kid”, Schaub detailed exactly how he rescued four children from a fatal car crash. He said, “There’s a 6 or 7-year-old on top of the car [waving for help], yelling for help and I’m like, ‘Babe, that’s a f**king kid. She’s like, ‘Just keep going,’ and I’m like no, it’s a kid. Then he’s pointing down and there’s two other kids in the car.”

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Schaub continued, “There’s two kids and there’s a bigger kid and he keeps going, ‘I don’t want to die, I don’t want to die,’ and I go, ‘You’re not going to die, buddy, you’re not going to die.’ So I break the window, we break some of the window out. It’s already broke, I’m not like f**king Captain America, so I’m pulling all the shattered glass and I take the kid through [the window].”(h/t mmafighting.com)

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‘Big Brown’ then revealed how he was able to get all the children out of the car and assist them till medical helped arrived. Brendan Schaub also went ahead and shared the funding links to help the family cover the funeral costs. 

What do you make of the incident and Brendan Schaub’s quick response to help a family in need? Let us know in the comments below!

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Kevin Binoy

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Kevin Binoy is an MMA author at EssentiallySports. He earned a Bachelor's degree from Fergusson College and has been covering sports professionally for over two years. Besides working with the MMA writing team, Kevin is a core member of the organization's web stories team and is responsible for delivering engaging MMA web stories.

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