Lower Swatara Township, Pa. Officer Patrick Ribec Saves baby from burning vehicle

January, 4, 2015  Lower Swatara Township, Pa. Franklin Fisher III was operating his vehicle with two children in the car when he struck a utility pole. The vehicle overturned and burst into flames. One officer named Officer Patrick Ribec with the Lower Swatara Township Police Department arrived quickly to the scene.

He immediately saw the child carrier in the rear of the vehicle and broke out the rear window to get the child who was strapped in a child carrier free from the burning wreckage.  The little boy who was in the vehicle had managed to escape on his own, but the operator was still inside the vehicle unconscious.

Officer Ribec again went to the burning vehicle and removed the driver who was found to be intoxicated.

Lower Swatara Township Police Department Officer Patrick Ribec
Lower Swatara Township Police Department Officer Patrick Ribec

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