Crazy Video WATCH: Deputies Pull Woman Through Window of Burning Home
Dramatic body camera footage shows the moment Florida sheriff's deputies pull a woman from a burning home.
Pasco County Sheriff's Deputy James Collins' body cam captured he and other officers responding to a house fire early Monday morning in Holiday, Florida, just outside Tampa.
The footage shows Collins enter the front door crawling on the ground to attempt to rescue a 51-year-old female victim trapped inside, but the suffocating smoke is too thick for him to proceed.
He then begins breaking a window to try to get the woman. Seconds later, his fellow deputies smash an adjacent window and pull her to safety.
The woman and her 88-year-old mother were unhurt in the blaze.
"I was just trying to find her,” Collins told Bay News 9. “I mean, afterwards I can tell you then I started thinking about [how] chaotic it may have been to go in to a house full of smoke, but like I said at that point I was just trying to get her out."
Collins, a former Marine who has only been a deputy for two weeks, was treated for smoke inhalation, but he's already back on the job.
Watch the "Fox and Friends" clip above and see the full video of the dramatic rescue below.
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