Daschcam video shows dramatic rescue in Texas

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Strangers band together in a desperate effort to save a man’s life in southeastern Texas.

The video from the Corpus Christi Police Department shows flames erupting from an overturned vehicle January first with a  70-year-old man trapped inside.

With time running out, a group of officers and civilians rocks the vehicle, until it finally flips.

Police crediting the group with saving the man’s life.

His vehicle overturned when he was hit by a driver going the wrong way.

Police say alcohol was likely a contributing factor in the crash.

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