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Good Samaritan pulls 2 women from deadly crash on the highway in California

A good Samaritan risked his life to pull two young women from a burning car early Sunday in Cerritos, Calif.

(FOX 11 Los Angeles)

CERRITOS, Calif. – A good Samaritan risked his life to pull two young women from a burning car early Sunday in Cerritos.

The man told California Highway Patrol officers that he saw a car weaving and then drove up the highway on a dike. The car plunged down again on the highway, engulfed in flames.

He took his to help first, pulling the unconscious passenger to safety. The man then went went and pulled the driver out.

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At that time, another driver stopped and, together, they dragged the two women away from the wreckage just before the car explodes.

Responding officers said the women would not have survived the explosion.

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