Police officer saves man from burning truck

A police officer in southern New Jersey is being hailed as a hero for saving a man from a burning truck.

Here you can video of the dramatic rescue.

Police officer Scott Krissinger sees a truck burning in front of him and quickly runs towards it.

You can see him open the driver side door and pull the unconscious man out and away from the vehicle.

Then, he goes to the passenger side to check for any other people.

No one else was in the vehicle.

Local media report the victim was hospitalized in critical but stable condition.

As for the officer, he says he was just doing his job… and any other patrolman would have done the same thing.

It’s not clear what caused the fire.

But witnesses said loud noises were coming from the engine area…

And the truck may have had a flat tire.

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