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‘They Saved My Dad’s Life’: McCaffrey Boys Help Save Injured Hiker


PLUS WE ARE COVERING THE HOUSING MARKET. WHERE BIDDING AN EXTRA $40,000 MAY NOT GET YOU THE HOME. THEY TAKE THEIR GAME TO A NEW LEVEL AFTER WATCHING A HARKER BALL. THEY CAME TOGETHER FOR A COLORADO IN IN NEED AFTER HE WAS INJURED. HE WOULD NOT BE ALIVE TONIGHT IF NOT FOR THIS FAMILY. THIS FAMILY IS MUCH LOVED IN COLORADO. WE TALKED WITH THE INJURED HIKERS FAMILY. WE ARE AT THE MEDICAL CENTER WHERE HE IS BEING TREATED. WE HOPE THAT HE IS ON THE MEND.>Reporter: HE HAS A LONG ROAD TO RECOVERY. THAT HIKER IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION. HE SUFFERED MANY INJURIES. HE ALSO HAD A BLEED — SHOT ON HIS HEAD. A HUMBLE GROUP OF ATHLETES WERE ALSO HIKING THAT DAY. HIKING UP THIS TRAIL IS SOMETHING THEY HAVE DONE MANY TIMES BEFORE. WE GOT TO THE TOP AND TOOK A PICTURE. AS THEY MADE THEIR WAY DOWN, THINGS TOOK A FRIGHTENING TURN. I HEARD A SHOE SLIPPING AND THEN MIKE GRANDFATHER HIT THE GROUND. HE FELT MORE THAN 20 FEET, SENDING HIS GRANDSON IN A PANIC. IT SOUNDED LIKE HE WAS SNORING BECAUSE HE WAS TRYING TO BREATHE. THE SMALL GROUP OF STRANGERS STOPPED TO HELP AND CALLED THE POLICE. IF THE STRANGERS HAD DONE WHAT OTHER PEOPLE WERE DOING AND KEPT WALKING BY, I WOULD’VE BEEN ALONE. LUCKILY THE RIGHT PEOPLE WERE THERE AND THEY HELP ME. THOSE PEOPLE WERE THE SONS OF ED McCAFFREY. THEY PLAY FOR THE 49ers. ELI HAD NO IDEA. EVEN SAID, THIS IS CHRISTIAN McCAFFREY AND I DIDN’T REGISTER IT WAS HIM. BEYOND HELPING THOSE TWO ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD, THEY HAVE SENT — SINCE MADE TRIPS TO THE MEDICAL CENTER TO CHECK ON THEM. I DIDN’T KNOW THEY WERE PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS. I JUST THOUGHT THEY WANTED TO HELP. HE TELLS ME THAT HE IS INSPIRED BY. KINDNESS AND THE FACT THAT THEY WENT OUT OF THE WAY TO HELP HIM AND HIS GRANDFATHER. I ALSO SPOKE WITH HIS DAD WAS OUT OF TOWN AND HE SAID HE IS SO THANKFUL FOR THE ATHLETES WHO SAVED HIS DAD’S LIFE. THEY ARE CONTINUING TO SEND

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