VIDEO: Trooper pulls baby from burning vehicle

EMBED </>More Videos

A baby became trapped inside a burning car after a crash involving a suspected drunk driver (KTRK)

Shards of glass still coat the sidewalk outside Jodie Rager's house.

The night before, a dramatic scene just outside her door after a suspected drunk driver flipped her vehicle while running from police.

RELATED VIDEO: Baby rescued from fiery crash that killed mother
EMBED More News Videos

A baby was pulled from the wreckage of a car crash that killed her mother in south suburban Robbins Friday afternoon.

But, it was what happened to the passenger inside her car that has some in shock.

Dashboard cameras inside Trooper Sean Eitel's patrol car show the moment Brandy Wilson's baby became trapped inside that burning vehicle.

It began with a police chase. Wilson allegedly swerved all over the road, missing a stop sign. Then, a dramatic crash as the car spins upside down.

RELATED VIDEO: Crash kills boy, critically injuries baby on SH249
EMBED More News Videos

We're learning new details about a tragic crash that killed a 10-year-old boy

Wilson can be heard on video pleading for help for her son.

The trooper jumps into action, pulling the baby from the vehicle as it begins to catch fire.

SEE ALSO: Driver dead, three children hospitalized after crash
EMBED More News Videos

A driver was killed in a car crash that sent three children to the hospital

Trooper Eitel says Wilson's breath smelled of alcohol, her speech slurred.

The good news: the baby is fine and no one else was injured in what could have been a very ugly scene.

Related Topics:
u.s. & worlddrunk drivingbaby rescuedcrashOhio

Load Comments