NASH COUNTY, NC (WNCT) – A Nash County Detective and two civilians are being called heroes, after they saved someone trapped inside a vehicle just before it exploded.
The vehicle ran off Taylor Store Road on Friday night, struck a tree, and burst into flames.
The victim was trapped inside the vehicle with a broken leg, so Detective Mariel Moore and two witnesses jumped into action, and pulled the victim out of the car.
Moments later, the car exploded.
No one was seriously injured.