Kansas trooper rescues trucker, drives through wildfire to safety

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WILSON, Kan. -- A Kansas State Highway Patrol trooper and a truck driver had quite a ride through a wildfire on Interstate 70 near Wilson, Kan., on Monday.

Trooper Tod Heilman said in a Facebook post with the video from his dashcam that this was one of the most "steering wheel gripping moments" he's had in his 20 years with the Kansas Highway Patrol.

 

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