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car-crash-article-1.1405783 George Zimmerman grabs fire extinguisher rescues family of four from wrecked SUV
After spotting the wreck and pulling over, the 29-year-old volunteer watchman grabbed a
fire extinguisher from his car and checked for signs of a blaze before freeing the
family, Sean Vincent, a spokesman for his legal team, told the Daily News.
Last week George Zimmerman rescued an unidentified family trapped in an overturned
vehicle on a Florida highway, police said Monday.
Sanford Police Department Capt. Jim McAuliffe told Fox News that Zimmerman, 29, was
identified by a crash victim as the man who pulled him from the mangled vehicle.
“George Zimmerman pulled me out,” firefighters were told by the unidentified driver,
according to McAuliffe.
The Seminole County Sheriff's Office said the single-car accident occurred July 17 at
approximately 5:45 pm. and involved a blue Ford Explorer SUV that had left the road and
The sheriff's office said there were four occupants inside—two parents and two
LoisLanne (talk) 21:15, 22 July 2013 (UTC)