Friday, November 23, 2018
CONGRESSMAN CLEAVER SAVES DUDE AFTER FIERY KANSAS CITY CAR CRASH!!!
Today's story of real life local heroism on dangerous Kansas City streets.
To wit . . .
CONGRESSMAN CLEAVER CREDITED WITH HELPING TO SAVE KANSAS CITY DUDE FROM BURNING CAR AFTER CRASH!!!
The Kansas City Police Department is investigating the wreck, which has left at least one person with critical injuries.
It happened shortly after 11 a.m. in the 5000 block of E. Gregory Blvd.
According to a statement from the office of Emanuel Cleaver, the congressman was on his way to a meeting and happened to drive up to the scene of the head-on crash shortly after it happened.
"Like other drivers had done," the statement said, "the Congressman got out of his car and immediately rushed to the scene to help."
As he got closer, he saw there was a man who was unconscious behind the wheel of one of the cars and that there was a fire spreading across the engine block quickly.
Cleaver then joined three other bystanders in pulling the man to safety.
Check the links:
KSHB: Rep. Emanuel Cleaver helps pull man to safety after fiery crash in Kansas City
KCTV5: Congressman Cleaver helps man injured in crash on Black Friday
UPDATE ON THIS TV NEWS STORY THAT CLARIFIES CONGRESSMAN'S CLEAVER'S ROLE AT THE SCENE . . . HE DID HELP BUT DIDN'T PULL THE GUY FROM THE CAR.
You decide . . .