Dashcam footage shows off-duty cop save baby

Marion County Deputy Jeremie Nix was off-duty when he escorted an unresponsive 3-month-old baby to the hospital in his squad car.
1:25 | 05/11/18

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Back now with a great story for Friday, the sheriff's deputy who helped save the life of a little baby and Diane Macedo is here with that. Talk about being in the right place at the right time. Jeremie nix was off duty on his way home in Ocala, Florida, when a car flagged him down. He pulled over and that's when nechole Crowell and said her baby wasn't breathing. He attempted cpr blue when it didn't work he put the baby in his squad car and rushed him to the hospital. It was not just a work-related thing at that moment. It wasn't a dutied responsibility. It was I'm a dad. That's -- this could be my child. When she handed me that baby, I turned into dad. It was a dad role. Reporter: Those dad instincts paid off and the doctors said had he waited for an ambulance the baby would not have made it but the sheriff's office also posted some adorable pictures of the two of them at the hospital. There's officer nix with the little baby Kingston and nix said they'll be buddies for a long time. And the baby is doing well. The baby is doing well. Released from the hospital last night so he is home this morning with his family. Mom says when he's old enough to understand he will know deputy nix is a hero. Smart one. Go online and see the full story. It is adorable when you see all those pictures. Scariest moment of his career but the one most worthwhile. The pioneer woman ree

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