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12 June 2019, 11:55

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Passer-by saves intoxixtaed driver out of burning car in Irmino

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LUGANSK, June 12 (Lugansk Media Centre) - A man from Irmino has pulled an intoxicated driver out of a burning car, the Ministry of Emergencies reported.

Firefighters were alerted in the evening of June 11 that a car has burst into flames on the Kosmonavtov street in Irmino. It turned out that the driver who was under the influence of drugs had been travelling to Pervomaisk in a car with engine issues.

He pulled over and began restarting the engine when it began ejecting smoke and burst into flames.

A passer-by, Alexander Zhidovlenko saw the burning car and immediately pulled the driver out.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze 20 minutes later. The probable cause of the fire is a damaged gas system.

LuganskMediaCentre — 12 June — Lugansk