The Modesto Police Department in California credits three bystanders for rescuing a driver from a vehicle after it fell into a canal. The car plunged into the water after the driver suffered a medical emergency, police report. But the trio of strangers that witnessed the accident quickly helped save the driver.
Police identified Art Mondragon Jr., Art Mondragon Sr., and Mark Polkingorn as the good samaritans who jumped into the canal and rescued the driver from the submerged car. Modesto Police posted the story to their Facebook page, thanking the men for “their quick actions and willingness to help the driver.”