While it certainly wasn't a pleasant welcome to the area, the couple was blessed to have made it out of the disaster with minor injuries.
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The other heroes included a truck driver, an assistant fire chief, a former volunteer firefighter, a medical student and an NYPD officer.
Thankfully, a passer-by noticed and stopped to tell her - and just in time, too. The front of the car was soon engulfed in flames.
Amazon also recognized their employee's lifesaving efforts and work by awarding Sherman with August's Driver of the Month award.
Mendes got the girl out of the trashed car and comforted her until first responders arrived and cared for the girl's mother.
Authorities are unsure if anyone else died in the accident, noting the plane could seat up to six and the scene was difficult to navigate.
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The reaction from the general public has been one of awe and emotion, with many freely admitting the performance brought them to tears.
Bystander Allie Marie Schmalz spotted the firefighter quietly doing this important work and had to capture it.
He could have given the man a ticket and gone on his way, but he exercised his humanity and had compassion.
The four good Samaritans were happy to help the elderly woman and didn't expect any of the praise they've since gotten.
The paramedic was spraying down the car with a fire extinguisher and told the approaching officer that someone was still inside.
He didn't seem to notice when she drove past. He had a difficult time standing up. She'd seen this before and immediately created a plan.
What started out as a chance encounter has now become a friendship. Trent certainly seems like the kind of person you'd want on your side.
The humane society is also using the opportunity to urge all owners to make sure their dogs are vaccinated against parvo.
If you ask David McDonald and Kim Cormier who has the better end of the deal, you won't get the same answer.
'In our reality, a paralyzed dog does not get lost easily unless you really want it to. So, she was somebody's family dog.'
They'd made the tough call to have her put down on Sept. 27, but wanted her to enjoy 'one last snowbank to roll in.'
Not only was he overwhelmed with the generous gift, but unbeknownst to the teachers, an Impala was his dream car.
Officer Danny Bean of the Tulsa Police emphasized the role the good Samaritan had in ensuring Powell survived.
As the officers left, the little girl called after them to say thank you, and her little voice has warmed many hearts.