Trooper saves two people after car crashes with semi and catches fire

(NBC) An Indianapolis State Trooper is being hailed a hero after he saves two people from certain death in a horrific traffic crash.

It happened early Friday morning around 3:30 a.m. local time on Interstate 465.

When the trooper arrived on the scene he found two people trapped inside a car on fire that was stuck under a semi.

The trooper said the people in the car were screaming and that’s when he jumped into action pulling them through the vehicle’s window.

Aside from some minor cuts and bruises, neither victim was seriously injured.