Man rescued from burning car
Published: June 2, 2008 | 7103rd good news item since 2003
Firefighters called to a burning car overnight in Auckland thought they were dealing with a fatality, but they rescued a man inside – just in the nick of time.
Fire Services were called to Shadbolt Park in New Lynn just after 11pm, after multiple calls of a car on fire.
Spokesman Steve Smith says the car was well ablaze when firefighters got there.
Steve Smith says the 20-year-old man remains in a critical condition.
The fire is not thought to be suspicious.