A colorblind firefighter in Georgia used new technology to see colors for the first time this week; choosing to see the American flag as the first thing viewed through the new glasses.
21-year-old Spencer Caradine was given the glasses by his fellow firefighters in Douglas County, Georgia; who pitched-in to purchase the costly equipment.
WATCH: This colorblind firefighter always dreamed of seeing the colors of the American flag. Then, his friends made that dream come true – and he was overcome with emotion ❤️️🇺🇸 https://t.co/aMoEEfUGaX pic.twitter.com/MS6lYQb5vm
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“None of us are emotional people, but this morning got the best of all of us,” said longtime friend Jordan Gardner.
Watch the heartwarming moment above.