Rescue video: Driver recounts his response to trapped man

Dart Transit owner-operator Brandon Walker was on an icy highway when he came upon a two-vehicle wreck near Omaha, Neb.

His quick actions in response to finding one vehicle on fire led to his being named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association.

In this illustrated video, which includes footage from fire department vehicles, Walker describes what happened last January.  

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  1. […] “I was just doing what I’m trained to do,” says Walker. “A lot of people like to use the hero word, but I just did what I’d want somebody to do for me or one of my family members.” […]