Ophir woman wants to thank ‘guardian angels’
AUBURN CA - Two days before Thanksgiving an Ophir woman wants to give out her thanks early.
Sherry Moore Ruth was walking out to the end of her parent’s driveway Monday to move her dog’s toy when she fell over and hit her head on the concrete. The next thing she remembers was her dog Tiny licking her face and a man gently shaking her and asking her what happened. She couldn’t answer and didn’t know how long she had been on the ground.
Moore, who is 6 feet 1 inch tall, learned half her body had ended up in the street and the other half in the driveway. The man said he swerved to miss her. He pulled over and stopped to help. A woman also saw
Eventually they helped her inside her parent’s house and both left. The incident took place at about 2 p.m. Monday and Moore said she was recovering without medical help.
On Tuesday, bruised, sore and with a “huge goose egg” on her head,
“I’d like to find these two people and say thank you,”
~ Jenifer Gee and Journal Staff