MISSION VIEJO A tow truck driver helped pull a woman out of a car after she was involved in a roll-over crash this morning authorities said.
The crash occurred at 9:02 a.m. near the Crown Valley Parkway offramp of the northbound I-5.
The tow truck driver witnessed the black pick-up crash, ending up on its side. The driver pulled over to help the woman and pulled her out to safety, fire officials at the scene said.
The woman in the solo-crash suffered minor injuries and was transported to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo, said Capt. Greg McKeown of the Orange County Fire Authority.
Monday, January 26, 2009
Everyday Tow Hero
Kudos to CA tow truck driver Peter Sandoval who pulled a woman to safety last week after her car rolled over. Sadly, his name is not mentioned in the news story, though he has a spot in the video report. Here's the OC Register story:
Posted by Cyndi Kight, Associate Editor of Towing & Recovery Footnotes at 2:52 PM