In case you were starting to lose faith in humanity, here's something to help restore said faith.

Watch as the hero in the above clip risks his life by jumping into floodwaters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to save a woman whose car is rapidly becoming submerged.

For a moment, it appears as if he may not be able to save the lady's dog, but our hero was determined to not let her canine friend succumb to the flooding.

Somebody get that man a beer.