Folks are right!
What if it was a small child, or someone elderly? The victim may have been seriously injured or even dead, and if nothing is done, there will most likely be more victims.
"Fly-fishing has many attributes, but none more pleasing than it's ability to liberate the young boy that still hides within me and to let that boy live again without embarrassment or regret, sorrow or anguish." Harry Middleton