Police video shows life-and-death rescue of Alaska man trapped in burning car

  • Source: KTUU-TV NBC 2 Anchorage
  • Published: 05/18/2016 12:00 AM

VIDEO - The Anchorage Police Department today released dashcam footage of a dramatic roadside rescue that took place Sunday on Middlerock Road in East Anchorage. “I thought I was literally going to die," the driver can be heard saying after police and passersby rally to free him from the flaming vehicle. The man tells police that he is a firefighter who works for the state and urges rescuers to put out the flames before checking on him.


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