Carlos Arredondo helping Jeff Bauman after the Boston Marathon bombing
Meet Carlos Arredondo: Boston Marathon Bombing Hero Helps Wounded Victim
By Sugey Palomares | 04/17/2013 - 10:10

While some describe him as the man in a cowboy hat, others simply refer to him as a hero. Carlos Arredondo, 52, ran from the bleachers as soon as he heard the horrifying blast during the Boston Marathon. Photographers from the Associated Press snapped the Costa Rican immigrant rushing to people’s aid, including a man who lost his legs after the tragic blast and was being rushed in a wheelchair.


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