Wednesday afternoon, a fire erupted in an Indianapolis home. At the time, 13-year-old Nick Lamb, who is deaf, was sleeping inside.
As the fire grew, Lamb's 2-year-old pit bull named Ace licked his face, waking him up to a room full of smoke.
Ace and the boy both made it outside safely. Now Ace is being hailed as a hero.
Jim Dalrymple is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.
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