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Video shows man bracing himself between 2 vehicles to push taxi up snowy B.C. hill

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The snowfall brought a lot of challenges to drivers on Sunday night, including this taxi which couldn't make it up Surrey Road – Feb 11, 2019

Surrey resident Jonnie Daguno has seen people get stuck on the hill outside his Surrey home many times before.

But he’s never seen someone help push a taxi up the hill quite like he saw on Sunday night.

Following the snowfall on Sunday evening, Daguno looked out his window on Surrey Road at 8:40 p.m. to see a taxi stuck on the hill.

Next thing he knew, an SUV with a man lying on the roof pulled up behind the taxi, bracing his legs between the two cars so the SUV could help push the taxi up the hill.

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Daguno said the move was successful as the taxi was being pushed up the hill.

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“People often get stuck on that hill when there’s snow,” he said.

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