Connecticut Teen Rescues Man From Sinking Car

Peter Schioppo, 19, punched through the vehicle's back window to pull the driver out.
0:45 | 09/24/13

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A Connecticut teenager is being called a hero. After rescue and a man trapped inside a sinking car. Peter show -- was sitting by the -- with his friends we saw a car heading towards the water. By the -- town marina Saturday night -- he knew something was wrong. And quickly jumped into action going into the water and punching up the rear window getting -- -- out just in the nick of time. At first I grabbed his hand and pull him harshly towards me and then are ones that hews close of those able -- -- -- torso here's. It's not clear why the driver lost control of the vehicle. The man was rushed to the hospital as for the whole hero thing Peter says only cares about is that the driver survived.

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