Man arrested for filming woman, child in Target dressing room
Chesterfield man disappears during swim
Plan to replace Richmond Coliseum
Motorcyclist killed after striking deer in Powhatan County
Police say infant killed in fatal crash was not properly secured
Police believe dash cam footage could help solve I-95 hit-and-run
Chesterfield man suspected of drowning in Virginia creek

VIDEO: Baby elephant reunited with mother after dramatic rescue

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

by 

(WGHP) - A baby elephant is reunited with his mother in a dramatic video posted by The Amboseli Trust for Elephants.

Three employees from the nonprofit conservation organization coordinated the rescue effort using their vehicles to scare the mother while rescue crews worked to save the calf from a ditch.

Video of the rescue shows the three-month-old pachyderm trumpeting loud distress sounds as two men extract him from the hole using a rope.

After the baby elephant was pulled from the ditch, he immediately ran off to find his mother. The reunion is shown at the end of the video.