The fire in the region burned an area exceeding 40 km², destroyed 120 homes and claimed one life.
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Brittan Morgan avoided death in a fire by driving through the raging flames, Fox News reports this Wednesday.
In the video, released by the authorities on networks with the title ‘Driving through hell on Earth’ and captured by Morgan’s body camera, the official can be heard scream desperately to the flames that he was not going to die.
The dramatic incident, which occurred on August 18, occurred after Morgan tried to convince a man to get into the patrol car, but he refused, so he returned to his vehicle to escape the fire that ensued. dispersed quickly.
“Unless you want to die”Morgan told several people when he finally managed to get off the burning road, since they intended to pass through that road.
The fire in the region burned an area that exceeds 40 km², destroyed 120 homes and it ended with a lifedetails the medium.