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Watch The Moment This Aussie Is Pulled From A Burning Truck

A Gold Coast man had a lucky escape when he was pulled from a crash scene with his truck engulfed in flames.

The 60 year old had been involved in an accident that left him with a broken leg, making it impossible for him to get out of his trucks cab.

Fortunately a number of passers by came to the man's rescue, including Athen Barnaby who spoke with the Today show about his heroic efforts.

What a hero!

"I couldn't watch him get burnt, so I just jumped up... I was in the right place at the right time, and I would have done it ten times over". Athen Barnaby rescued a driver from a burning truck in Queensland yesterday. He's so humble and he's our hero! #Today9

Posted by TODAY on Tuesday, 2 February 2016

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