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Radio hosts surprise deserving mom over the airwaves

A surprised Michelle listens to the radio hosts talk directly to her. (YouTube/KIIS1065) A surprised Michelle listens to the radio hosts talk directly to her. (YouTube/KIIS1065)

Imagine driving in your car only to hear a radio host call you out over the airwaves.

It happened to a deserving Australian mother who recently lost her son in a random work-related accident.

During a Give Back segment on ‘The Kyle and Jackie O Show', the hosts had a major surprise for Michelle but rather thank calling her, they spoke directly through the radio.

“The woman I'm speaking to, she has her three children in the car with her, she's wearing a light blue top, and she thinks she's on her way to a spa day,” Michelle heard Jackie say on the radio. 

Crystal, Michelle's daughter, nominated her for the Give Back segment and planned to get her mom in the car at just the right moment for the surprise.

The entire ordeal was uploaded as a video that cuts between the hosts to a hidden car camera showing Michelle's stunned reaction. It has received upwards of one million views on YouTube in only two days.

Michele is still grieving from her son's death and feels pressure to return to work as the bills stack up, Jackie explains.

With a generous donation from Clarendon Homes, Jackie tells Michelle they'll be covering her mortgage for the next six months in addition to finishing up renovations started by her son before his death.

An emotional Michelle finally picks up the phone and calls the hosts.

Watch the moving video here.

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