When the devastation in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian has become apparent, many advocate helping in every possible way.
On Wednesday, a man in Florida captured the moment when a good Samaritan bought thousands of $ 450 worth of generators and food to send to the Bahamas.
The death toll for Hurricane Dorian on the archipelago rose from seven to twenty, as the Bahamas Health Minister Duane Sands said the storm clears and continues on its way to the Carolinas.
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In a Facebook post, Alex Sprague from Jacksonville said he was at a Costco to get a generator when he noticed that the man had more than 1
"All I could only shake his hand and thank him! There are still good people in the world!" Sprague wrote.
Sprague went on to say that the man also bought food for transportation to the Bahamas.
19659003] The post quickly became viral, collecting over 33,000 shares and 3,400 comments.
"God bless this man and pray for all in the islands," wrote one person.
The Good Samaritan, who wishes to remain anonymous, told CNN that he would send the supplies by boat to Marsh Harbor in the Bahamas.
"It's important we help each other out, it's better than just sitting there," he said. "You see a need and you fill it."
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The Bahamian government has sent hundreds of policemen and marines along with doctors to the affected islands. Nurses and other health care workers to reach soaked and stunned victims and to fully grasp the catastrophe.
Fox News & # 39; Vandana Rambaran contributed to this report.