It's a parent's nightmare: heart-stopping video shows the moment that a 3-year-old boy in England nearly fell down a drain.

The boy was walking over the manhole when it gave out. Thankfully he threw out his arms and was able to hang on as his parents ran over and pulled him up.

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The little boy walked away with a sore face and some cuts. He is resting at home.

Watch the video above.

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