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Auto engulfed in flames at Texas Jack In The Box drive thru

Auto engulfed in flames at Texas Jack In The Box drive thru”

Dash cam video out of Glenn Heights caught an fantastic save by a local police officer who knocked a flaming truck away from a fast food joint.

Officers in Texas were called into a hot situation at the local Jack in the Box on Saturday, February 11, but it was for something way hotter than the fries.

Officer Chris Womack found the Ford truck engulfed in flames dangerously close to the restaurant. "I was able to swerve around those cars, come up behind the curb, push the truck out away from the building out into the parking lot", he said.

The driver of the truck was able to get his wife and daughter out of the vehicle safely before it burst into flames, police said.

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And thanks to the officer's quick thinking, nobody in the restaurant or the drive-thru was injured.

"My adrenaline was going a little bit", Womack told Fox.

The truck's engine caught ablaze as a family was buying dinner. I've watched [the video] a couple of times, I'm breathing pretty heavily.

Glenn Heights police on Facebook commended Womack for his "courage and quick thinking" that kept employees safe and prevented major damage to the building.



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