The car had been upside-down in the water for 20 minutes, but then firefighters heard a sound coming from it.
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"Just before he did that, there was a little boy with his mother shopping right in that spot," Keith Lambert, the store's owner said.
The woman was just trying to help a young driver after his truck was hit and disabled, facing oncoming traffic.
Officers in Illinois Save Driver and Passenger from Burning Car: 'Things Could Have Gone Much Worse'
One officer ran to free the occupants while the other officer ran toward the front of the car and battled flames with a fire extinguisher.
Weeks after Paul Pelosi's accident, police have released his mugshot, but are keeping other information under wraps.
A gas station clerk in Fort Worth, Texas, dropped everything when he heard a series of gut-wrenching sounds.
In a newspaper excerpt, Patrolman Thomas Ganley said David Pelosi warned his brother of upcoming danger before the fatal accident.
New details are emerging about the Saturday night DUI arrest of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband, Paul Pelosi.
Pelosi Distancing Herself from Husband's Arrest, First Statement Mentions She Had Nothing to Do with It
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issues a statement saying she was far, far away from her husband when he was arrested late Saturday.
Driver Facing Citations after Semi-Truck Overturns, Spilling 7 Tons of Hot Dog Filler across Interstate
Several factors were at play in the pink slime's demise, including the driver traveling at a fast rate of speed - with faulty brakes.
'One Miracle After Another': Teen Set to Graduate After Life-Threatening Car Accident and Brain Injury
The fact that Stephen is alive and will be able to receive his diploma is a blessing the family doesn't take for granted.
First Responders Save Woman from Sinking Car, Fire Chief Still Inside as It Sinks: 'Chief, Get Out!'
When New York State Troopers and firefighters arrived, the car was nose-down in the water and still settling.
A friend of Tori's mother also started a GoFundMe for Tori to help offset the cost of the medical bills coming her way.
Woman Pinned in Flipped, Burning Car Faces Certain Death Until Firefighter Gives Her His Oxygen Mask
When first responders arrived on the scene of the accident around 11 p.m., a car had hit a tree, flipped and caught fire.
The driver, a female, was slipping in and out of consciousness, making it hard for her to escape on her own.
Flames leaped from the vehicle and started to make their way into the woods along the road, endangering those in the area.
Electric Vehicle Charging Sparks Multiple House Fires, Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars in Damage Caused
Electric vehicles have risks of fire, which must be recognized. Like cars, EVs are also dangerous and not perfect - like politicians think.
When Heath's wife spotted his truck at the scene of an accident, she thought he was just there being his heroic self.
For two hours the dispatcher stayed on the line with the caller, and for two hours rescue crews searched in vain.
Boaters in the area swooped in to pick up the officers and the woman and transport them to the nearby floating dock.