Thrilling footage shows a policewoman.
He was rescuing a man in a wheelchair from a train that was speeding up at the lodi.
The policewoman, named Erika Urrea, dared to risk her life to save the unknown man, estimated to be 66, from death.
The man’s wheelchair gets stuck on a train track in Lodi, San Francisco, Wednesday, August 13, 2020.
The video was caught on a bodycam camera which was later released by the Lodi Police Department, San Francisco.
The footage shows a moment of desperation to the attention of the police as she was driving and getting out of her car.
He immediately ran up to the old man and asked if he could stand up when the railroad crossing began to accelerate and the sound of the train horn sounded.
The policewoman immediately grabbed his arm, he shouted ‘wake up, wake up, wake up’ but the old man remained silent.
Then, just in time, the policewoman managed to lift her from the wheelchair and they both fell to the ground.
The old man was assisted at the scene by a police officer due to a leg injury, before being taken to the local hospital for treatment.
The Lodi Police Department said: ‘Police officer Urrea risked his own life to save others and his actions prevented today’s tragedy.
“We are very proud of Officer Erica Urrea and his heroism.”
The incredible video has gone viral on social media, with hundreds of people praising the police for his actions.
On Facebook, this video has been liked more than two thousand times and has been shared more than a thousand times by Facebook users.
Until this article was published, the video was also successfully watched by more than 370 thousand views on Youtube.
Warganet praised and was moved after seeing the rescue action.
“I cried seeing this bodycam camera footage.
I work right next to where this is happening and fear the worst when I see a crushed wheelchair, “wrote a Facebook user.
“I am deeply moved to witness this, and I am very grateful to the Urrea Police Officer for saving this person’s life,” said the netizen.
“I approached the tracks and watched Police Officer Urrea pull him from his seat just as the train arrived!
‘He is extraordinary and deserves a great hero. Thank you from the community !!, “added the netizen.