Monday, September 17, 2012

Good Samaritan rescues woman in burning home

A good Samaritan has run into a burning Southern California home and rescued an elderly woman.

Buena Park police say a man driving a black sport utility vehicle spotted the blaze on Sunday afternoon and pulled over, ran inside and brought the woman outside.

The man made sure the woman, who is in her 80s and has dementia, was OK.

City News Services he then got back in his SUV and drove away.

The woman couldn't tell firefighters and police the name of her hero.