San Jose police save man from burning van

San Jose police officers saved a man earlier this month after a van he was living in caught fire.

Posted: Jul 18, 2019 12:23 PM
Updated: Jul 18, 2019 12:23 PM

Speech to Text for San Jose police save man from burning van

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a dramatic rescue in san jose... caught on camera... as police officers rushed to get a man out of a burning van. police were called to a parking lot to a report of a man inside a van that caught fire. the man appeared to be living in his vehicle and refusing to leave. video from police body cam captured how quickly the situation escalated. officers said the man was grabbing the tire when they tried to pull him out, even as small explosions were going off inside his van. that's when officers had to tase the man. shortly after the rescue, the van exploded and the tree next to it caught fire. the man was taken to hospital ... but was not injured. ##
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