'Heroic' Texas Officers Pull Unconscious Man From Burning Vehicle

Police in Garland, Texas, have released dramatic footage of officers rescuing a man from a burning car that crashed in the early hours of October 13.

The Garland Police Department said officers responded to a single-vehicle crash close to their station just before 3 am. One passenger was ejected from the vehicle, but another was still inside, unconscious.

This clip, posted on Facebook by the police department, shows officers pulling the unconscious man out of the burning car.

Both the driver and passenger were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

“We are very proud of these officers for their quick response and heroic acts,” the Garland Police Department said. Credit: Garland Police Department via Storyful

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