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Video: Deputy pulls driver out of way of oncoming train

Video: Deputy pulls driver out of way of oncoming train

Dramatic video shows a Northern California deputy performing a harrowing rescue as he dragged a driver to safety just before his car was hit by an oncoming train. No one was seriously hurt during the Monday rescue. Drivers and witnesses near the scene filmed the brief incident involving two San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies. Read the latest Essential California newsletter >> Video posted on YouTube shows a car on the tracks on Mary Avenue in Sunnyvale just after 6:30 p.m. The quick-thinking deputy appeared to be running with the driver, who then tumbled to the ground just steps away from the tracks. As the commuter Caltrain quickly approached the crossing, the...

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