Uber driver Keith Avila is being credited for rescuing a 16-year-old girl from the depths of sex trafficking.
In Elk Grove, Calif., Avila provided a lift for a young woman and two female counterparts. Avila quickly discovered her companions weren’t friends — they were pimps.
While the three rode in Avila’s vehicle, he began to hear an illicit conversation passing between them that immediately frightened him — and he knew he couldn’t just walk away. “That wasn’t even an option,” he said.
“They started like talking, like saying everything that was going on. Like what they’re doing, child sex trafficking,” Avila said, according to ABC13.
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Avila brought them to a Holiday Inn, where the younger passenger would be sent to allegedly solicit sex.
After Avila dropped them off at the hotel, he called …