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Heroic cops stage fiery rescue

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(NBC News)  Two Texas police officers are being hailed as heroes after pulling an unconscious driver from his burning car seconds before the entire vehicle was engulfed in flames. 

It happened early Sunday morning in Mesquite, about 14 miles east of Dallas.

The incident was captured by the police cruiser's dashcam.

They were responding to a report of a single-car crash on a service road next to Interstate 30.

The officers found the 25-year-old driver unconscious with his clothes on fire. 

They pulled him to safety, and the victim was taken to Baylor University Hospital with burns and internal injuries.  

Read more on NBC News' website.
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