An incredible footage has emerged online showing a heroic man jumping into a moving car to save a driver who was having a seizure.
The incident happened in Illinois, US, on Friday. The footage shows the car veering out of control at low speed and onto oncoming traffic. Randy Tompkins is then seen stopping his truck, rushing to the car’s open passenger window and diving in. Tompkins realizes the driver is having a seizure and is thus unable to control his car
Tompkins is then able to quickly put the out-of-control car into park mode, stopping it immediately. The local police department shared the footage and hailed the brave man’s quick-thinking act.
Tompkins approaches the car and readies himself Police reports indicate that the police officers trailing the out-of-control car did not realize the driver was having a seizure.
Thanks to Tompkins’ incredible effort that could have put his life at risk, the driver was saved and a potential accident averted. Tompkins dives into the car and puts it on park mode, stopping it immediately Watch his heroic act below.