Bodycam Footage Captures Moment Officer Rescues Resident From Burning House

Bodycam footage released by the Lewiston Police Department in New York shows the moment an officer rescued a woman from a burning building, early on the morning of Wednesday, October 6.

This footage uploaded to the Lewiston Police Department’s official Facebook page shows Officer Smith running towards the burning building.

Smith can be heard asking how many people were left inside the house, before running inside to help a woman out of the building.

The police department labelled Smith’s actions as heroic, saying in a caption accompanying the video on Facebook: “Here is the body camera video of Officer Smith pulling a resident from a burning house with the help of some brave residents. Hero’s run toward danger. Great job Officer Smith!” Credit: Lewiston Police Department via Storyful

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