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2SBCT soldiers save man after Hwy. 115 crash


Last updated 11/17/2020 at 4:05pm

Capt. Jason Elmore

Spc. Anthony Rodamer, assigned to D Troop, 3rd Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, poses in front of the 2SBCT Brigade and Battalion Headquarters, Nov. 4. Spc. Rodamer, along with another 2SBCT Soldier, rescued a car crash victim on Highway 115 on Oct. 18.

2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division Public Affairs

As flames consumed the recently crashed vehicle, Spc. Dylan Haysn and Spc. Anthony Rodamer knew they had very little time to pull the vehicle's driver from the wreckage, saving him from being overwhelmed in fire.

This was the scene facing Haysn and Rodamer on Oct. 18, 2020 at around 5 p.m. when they witnessed an erratic driver swerve off of Colorado Springs' State Highway 115, crashing into a telephone pole and roadside fencing. The car was nearly instantaneously engulfed in flame, according to the Soldiers.

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