WATCH: Metro Atlanta deputies pull driver to security after automobile catches fireplace – WSB-TV Channel 2

COWETA COUNTY, Ga. — A person is recovering after officers say deputies pulled him from a burning automobile.

Coweta County sheriff officers mentioned on Thursday, simply after 3 a.m., deputies acquired studies of a automobile on fireplace close to 1320 Freeway 154.

When deputies arrived, they positioned a automobile that had pushed off the highway and crashed right into a tree. As they approached the automobile, officers mentioned heavy fireplace was coming from the engine.

In a bodycam video obtained by Channel 2 Motion Information, deputies are seen breaking out each driver-side home windows of the automobiles to get to the driving force. Deputies are then seen within the bodycam video slicing the driving force free and serving to him crawl to the backseat and escape by the again window.

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Within the video, the driving force tells deputies that another person was within the automobile with him. Deputies haven’t been in a position to verify whether or not a second individual was within the automobile.

As quickly as the driving force escaped the automobile, all the passenger compartment turned engulfed in flames.


Officers confirmed that firefighters labored shortly to extinguish the fireplace.

The sufferer was taken to an Atlanta space burn heart for remedy. His identification has not been launched.

The hearth stays beneath investigation.

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