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Santa had to get Help from Rescue Squad

On Christmas Eve many drivers had problems and quite a few got stuck in the snow. One of the Icelandic Christmas lads, Candle beggar was stuck on Hellisheidi, a mountain road in South Iceland.

On Christmas Eve the Hveragerdi rescue squad was called out because a number of cars were stuck in the snow on Hellisheidi. One of those who could not get out of the snow turned out to be Candle beggar, the last of the 13 Icelandic Christmas lads. reports that the squad gladly helped and drove the lad to Hveragerdi. From then on he could easily fill shoes in southern Iceland with gifts.

Two thankful Christmas lads: Candle beggar and Door slammer by the resque squad car. Photo: Hveragerdi rescue squad.


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