Garland Officers Rescue Man From Burning Vehicle After Major Crash

October 13, just before 3:00 am, Garland Police Officers responded to a single-vehicle accident that occurred on Forest Lane in front of the Garland Police Department.

The passenger was ejected and the vehicle immediately caught on fire. The officers observed one unconscious person still inside the vehicle.

Body-cam video captures the officers fighting through the intense heat while the fire quickly overtook the vehicle. With only seconds left, the officers desperately pulled the unconscious man out of the burning car before it became fully engulfed.

The driver and passenger were transported to the hospital from injuries sustained from the crash. The injuries were non-life threatening.

Garland Police Stated: “We are very proud of these officers for their quick response and heroic acts.”