LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Bodycam video captured the dramatic rescue of a disabled man from a burning car in Pacoima last week.
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The rescue occurred early Friday evening at the intersection of Laurel Canyon Boulevard and Paxton Street.READ MORE: Man Suspected Of Stealing Truck Taken Into Custody Following Pursuit
The video shows officers arriving on scene as smoke billows from the car. The officers help pull a disabled man out moments before the vehicle explodes into flames.
The man’s wheelchair was destroyed in the blaze, but it was replaced by an officer’s donation.MORE NEWS: LA Firefighters Respond To Fire At Suspected Marijuana Grow Operation In Canoga Park
It’s unclear what caused the fire. There were no serious injuries.