16-year-old sacrifices his life saving girlfriend from oncoming train

Published: Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:25 a.m. MDT

A 16-year-old pushed his girlfriend out of the way of oncoming train, sacrificing his own life to save her.

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A teenage boy saved his girlfriend’s life over the weekend — even though it cost him his own.

India Today reported that 16-year-old Mateus Moore pushed his girlfriend out of the way of oncoming train, sacrificing himself for the life of his lover. The couple was on their way to Marysville Charter Academy For the Arts in Marysville, Calif., where they both study, India Today reported. Though her life was saved, Mickayla Friend, Moore’s girlfriend, is still in critical condition, India Today reported.

"He was amazing, he loved her more than anyone — it's just a life cut short and it's not fair,” said Friend’s sister, Alithya.

Read the full article at indiatoday.intoday.in.

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