Hero father pulls his son from the burning wreck of his racing car after rushing onto the track.
Driver Mike Jones lost control of his car while racing at South Boston Speedway in Virginia. The driver’s car crashed into another before spinning out of control and slamming into the wall of the track.
Sparks began to fly from the car and Jones was stuck in the car for around 20 seconds.
Dean Jones, father of Mike Jones got panicked after seeing his son in danger he then jumped over a fence.Dean Jones was only wearing a T-shirt and shorts but he did not care and jumped to save his son. Mike’s car burst into flames, and he was trapped for around 25 seconds inside as the engine burned.
He managed to pull Mike through a window of the burning car, but, even with his son clear from the danger, the brave father went back into the car to try to help track safety staff to kill the flames.
Mike remained unharmed from the accident, but it is reported that his father may face punishment from NASCAR for going on to the track and attempting to tackle the fire.