truckdriver's bravery was credited Sunday with saving the lives
of two women trapped in a fiery crash before flames engulfed the
car and killed their three companions. Both women were taken to
a nearby hospital and are expected to survive.
on Highway 401 near Woodstock, Ontario allegedly occurred when
a speeding car carrying five people hit the back wheels of a semi,
spun out and was struck by another truck. The car then caught
Baumber came upon the scene moments later. "There's five
people in a car dying and I knew it was a matter of seconds,"
he later told news reporters. "The flames were all over the
doors and I just grabbed what I could. I just did what I could."