California police officer Pedro Garcia recently rescued a man from his burning car. The incident was captured on video and shared on social media, where many praised the officer for his heroic act.
The incident occurred on September 26 on Highway 101, said the San Jose Police Department. According to KTVU, a collision caused the vehicle to catch fire.
Sergeant Christian Camarillo told Newsweek that Garcia was on his way back to his district when he saw that the vehicle was on fire.