Police video shows dramatic rescue as officer saves woman from burning car

Virginia police officers pulled an unconscious woman from the burning vehicle moments before an explosion.
1:21 | 11/16/19

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We turn to a dramatic rescue just in the Nick of time. Police arriving at the scene to find a car in flames and time was not on their side. A car exploding moments after a dramatic rescue. Two police officers in Virginia pulling an unconscious woman from that burning car. Anybody in there? Reporter: Watch as it unfolded on their police body cameras. At least one occupant. Reporter: The back of the car up in flames, heavy smoke pouring out. Watch as the officer sees the woman trapped then pulls out his knife to cut her seat belt. He pulled her out of the car while his partner ran to the passenger side to see if anybody else was inside. There's someone in the passenger seat? Reporter: The two officers along with some good samaritans dragging the driver to safety. That's when moments later they heard that explosion. The car then fully engulfed. Officers say it all started from a single car crash. The rescued woman flown to a local hospital with serious injuries. You can really see bravery in operation. The woman rescued is recovering at a local hospital. Still unclear why she crashed but police say she may have fallen asleep or had a medical emergency at the wheel. Very fortunate to be alive this morning. Absolutely. Well, the NFL is taking

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