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Video: Texas Officer Saves Woman From Oncoming Train

October 26, 2010  | 

The dash cam of Magnolia (Texas) Police Corporal Jose Lopez begins with the officer approaching a vehicle that had come to rest on railroad tracks with its hazard lights blinking.

Lopez pulled a 26-year-old woman, who was intoxicated, out of her vehicle on early Saturday morning. When she slipped and fell into a ditch, Lopez her the horn blare of an oncoming train and was able to take the woman to the safety of his cruiser.

The agency provided the dramatic dash-cam footage to, and will use it as a public safety warning about drinking and driving.

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