AMAZING footage has emerged online of a man plucking a kangaroo to safety after it became trapped in a cattle grid on a country road in South Australia.
The footage, which was uploaded to YouTube on 16 July, shows the kangaroo dangling upside down in the grate after its hind legs became caught in the grid in the Flinders Ranges.
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At first, the kangaroo appears to be dead. However, as the man approaches, the roo begins to twitch.
The man grabbed the roo by its hind legs and carefully pulled him free.
The kangaroo then bounced off into the distance, relatively unscathed.
It is not known how long the roo had been stuck in the awkward position.
The footage has since been viewed more than 22,000 times.