Las Vegas Shooting Victim: I Went to Heaven, But God Told Me to Come Back

Personal belongings lay tossed aside on the fairgrounds following the mass shooing at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival on the Las Vegas Strip.
Personal belongings lay tossed aside on the fairgrounds following the mass shooing at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival on the Las Vegas Strip. (REUTERS/Mike Blake)

One of the first people shot during the Las Vegas shooting massacre has reunited with the retired firefighter who saved her.

Las Vegas resident Rosemarie Melanson wouldn't be alive today had it not been for her the "guardian angel" who got her to safety on October 1 when a gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest music festival from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel.

Melanson—a mother of four—was attending the country music festival with two of her daughters. The tickets were a Mother's Day gift from her eldest daughter, Stephanie Melanson.

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