Truck Driver Rescues Grandmother, Baby Girl from Burning Car

David Fredericksen quickly sprang into action after a Lincoln Towncar collided with an 18-wheeler in Mississippi.
2:13 | 08/18/14

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Stranger to the rescue the quick thinking truck driver who jumped in to save a grandmother and baby girl trapped inside a burning car on the highway. Other drivers steered around the smoke and flames but one man ran towards them here's ABC's Morris -- couple. -- an inferno on the interstate. -- -- -- -- -- a Lincoln Town Car failing to yield while merging onto the I ten freeway and Gulfport Mississippi last week. Losing control in seventy mile per hour traffic colliding with an eighteen Wheeler trapping the passengers inside a raging fire. In what looked hopeless. -- -- on trucker David Fredericks and capture the crash on his dash cam and immediately sprang into action. So the thing. And how that we're thinking that the president. Kirk -- And it's -- The answer. Yes -- first step the trunk Fredericks and was able to calm the flames. And I started to notice that there was a lady in the front seat. And she was kicked in the door and -- reached -- and old hold the door open that's -- seem a little. -- one year old girl in the back seat that was released won't -- so -- went ahead and open the door and grabbed her editor Michael -- Richardson first carries the baby to safety. Then other good samaritans joined the rescue watch the man in the white shirt taking a 51 year old woman away. That buyers so devastating. Left nothing but charred metal behind Scott -- -- the driver of the eighteen Wheeler devastated by the crash. And it -- it's -- And is -- lucky to be here. Miraculously. Police say the woman and toddler suffered only minor injuries. Richardson came to their aid a full two minutes before first responders arrived life saving time we're just glad the bill would be there. Passes. They -- more. Thanks to a movement of courage -- skip -- ample ABC news New York.

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