Dramatic dashcam video shows bystanders rescue woman involved in 10-car pileup
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Dramatic dash camera video of a 10-vehicle pileup on Route 17 in Binghamton, New York captures the chilling first moments of the crash and the actions of bystanders.
You can see people on the road pulling a woman from a burning vehicle. The video was posted by the city's mayor who said he wanted to shed light on the heroic actions of both the motorists and the first responders.
Mayor Rich David said in a time of crisis, these brave individuals navigated through flames and broken glass to save a stranger's life.
The woman only suffered minor cuts and bruises. And miraculously, the crash resulted in no fatalities.
David wrote "On behalf of our entire community, I commend these unsung heroes as well as our local police, fire and EMS first responders. Binghamton is safer because of you."
In total, 10 people were hospitalized, but non suffered life-threatening injuries.