A post shared by LakeSide Fire District, California shows how two bystanders rushed to help out an elderly couple stuck in a burning car. The viral post is something you shouldn’t miss.
The image shows a man dragging out the elderly passenger from the burning car. (Photo: Instagram)
In a horrifying incident, an elderly couple got stuck inside a burning car in Lakeside, California. Fortunately, two bystanders rushed to the scene to give them a helping hand and successfully rescued the couple from the car. The post, showing the rescue, shared on Instagram may send a shiver down your spine.
Posted by the LakeSide Fire District, the post includes a video and some photos of the disastrous situation. The video shows a car burning violently as two people drag out the elderly couple carefully from inside the vehicle. The photos show different angles of the accident.
“This evening, Lakeside units responded to reports of a vehicle fire on the westbound lanes of I8 just east of Lake Jennings. A bystander was able to capture the moment 2 other bystanders rescued the 2 elderly occupants from the burning vehicle. The 2 occupants and a bystander were transported with burn injuries. The fire extended into the vegetation but was quickly contained. Video credit Marie Macrorie,” informs the caption.
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Since being shared on September 7, the video has got over 2,000 likes and several reactions. While some couldn’t stop praising the good Samaritan for coming forward to the couple’s rescue, others expressed how horrifying the situation was.
“God bless the heroes who rushed to save the couple from the fire! Prayers for a full and swift recovery for all injured!” wrote an Instagram user. “Wow! Just amazing,” commented another.
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