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WATCH: Crews rescue a 4-year-old from the mudslide

Posted Wednesday, March 26th 2014 @ 3pm  by Kevin Spak, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – Positive news is hard to come by when it comes to the mudslide that wiped out a Washington state community, but footage is making the rounds today of a helicopter crew rescuing a 4-year-old boy from the muddy wreckage. Jacob Spillers was home with his two sisters, age 5 and 2, his stepfather, and his 13-year-old half-brother when the slide hit. The home was destroyed, and all were trapped inside, according to the Seattle Times.

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