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State Trooper Saves Woman From Smoldering Car Before Vehicle Caught Fire!

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - An Illinois State Police trooper who found a woman unresponsive in a smoking car pulled her to safety shortly before the vehicle burst into flames.

The trooper, whose name has not yet been released, was traveling northbound on the Tri-State Tollway just after 2 a.m. when he saw a mangled vehicle that had apparently crashed into a tollbooth, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

When he approached the car, he found a 24-year-old Harvey, Ill. woman unresponsive in the drivers seat, and, observing that the car was smoking, smashed the passenger-side window and pulled her to safety, Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Joseph Stangl told the newspaper. click here to read the full story

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