- A restaurant employee was hailed a hero on social media
- Chick-fil-A shared the story of Tauya Nenguke
- Nenguke's quick actions saved the life of a man dying in the parking lot
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Last week, a Chick-Fil-A employee, Tauya Nenguke, saved a man's life with his quick thinking. The chain restaurant took to Facebook to praise Nenguke for being a hero.
According to the post, Nenguke noticed something suspicious across the parking lot while he was taking orders on his iPad.
He handed it to one of his co-workers and ran to where he found a man lying on the ground, Brielfy.co.za learned.
Chick-Fil-A revealed the man was not responding and his friends were panicking, not knowing what to do.
"Tauya immediately took over the situation and started chest compressions on the unresponsive young man before having someone call 911. The man survived and was later taken by paramedics. The EMT stated that if it wasn’t for his quick action, this young man might not have survived," the post said.
The fast-food outlet went on to praise Nenguke for his swift heroic actions and willingness to help someone in need.
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The story went viral and Nenguke was applauded by people around the world.
Ana Monge-Fernandez commented: "This young man is the BEST employee of all the chick-fil-a's. He is an angel. I hope someone in corporate gets to witness his incredibly kind manner and wonderful customer service skills. He is pure joy."
Joseph Comardo added: "This guy is always over the top nice with his customer service. Great story."
Chablay Samuda wrote: "This guy is great! He always provides excellent customer service when I go there! Way to go!"
Jeni Chiles Robinson said: "What an awesome young man and proud to have him a part of our community!"
William Coffe Campbell commented: "I don't know the guy but to read all the comments on how is he is so friendly and provides excellent service is amazing! I think this young man is worthy of a gofundme page to help put him through school!"
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