WASHINGTON - Two black bear cubs were rescued in Virginia, thanks to a Virginia State Trooper this week.
Virginia State Police say Sr. Trooper DH Cepelnik rescued the cubs after their mother was killed in a traffic crash in Franklin County Thursday night.
Sr Tpr DH Cepelnik was #JustDoingHisJob when he rescued these cubs after their mother was killed in a traffic crash in Franklin Co #Virginia Thursday night. These little guys are now safe & sound at Wildlife Center of VA in Waynesboro. @WCVtweets #ServeandProtect @PublicSafetyVa pic.twitter.com/AOtcufFp97— VA State Police (@VSPPIO) April 14, 2018
They say the two cubs are now safe and getting some much-needed care at the Wildlife Center of Virginia in Waynesboro.
Officials say that Trooper Cepelnik was "#JustDoingHisJob." Nonetheless, job well done.