VIDEO: Father risks his life to save daughter, pushing her away from speeding car in California

LOS ANGELES -- Dramatic video from Glassell Park shows a father risking his life by pushing his daughter out of the way of a speeding car, which ends up striking him instead.

The incident happened near San Fernando Road and Hallett Avenue Nov. 16, 2018.

The shocking video, which was captured by a surveillance camera from an adjacent building, shows a red sedan speeding toward the two as they walked through a marked crosswalk.

The father pushes his daughter out of the way -- mere seconds before impact.

The car ended up striking the father, who was launched onto the sidewalk. He suffered a broken leg. Police say due to the father's actions, his daughter survived with only scratches to her face.

Police are hoping someone will recognize that red four-door vehicle and give investigators a call. If you have any relevant information, contact LAPD's Central Traffic Division detectives at (213) 833-3713 or Detective-II Juan Campos (213)486-0755. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477)
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