Sometimes pizza is more than just a delicious treat on a lazy Thursday night. In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, which has inundated much of Texas with unprecedented flooding and destruction, a local Pizza Hut franchise went above and beyond the normal remit of its duties by delivering pies to victims of the disaster with a roving kayak.
Shayda Habib, the regional manager of the Pizza Hut chain in Sugar Land, Texas, summoned the help of her husband when she heard residents in the surrounding area were trapped inside their homes and running out of food. After gathering a few kayaks, Habib's husband showed up at the restaurant and the Pizza Hut crew quickly got to work making pizzas and loading them into the boats. Sure enough, the team waded through the murky water and rain, enduring the elements and providing pizza for those who needed it most.