Kyle M. Scott, 42, dead despite bystanders pulling him from his burning vehicle after a two-car crash on Baldwin Beach Express in Robertsdale, Alabama
Modified Date:Sat, 04/04/2015 - 12:56pm
Accident Date:Saturday, January 31, 2015
Bystanders cut a man out of the burning vehicle in an effort to save his life. Robertsdale police say the deceased was not injured by the fire.
Authorities say several bystanders went to the aide of Scott to rescue him from the burning vehicle, and they were successful in getting Scott from the vehicle.
Hogue, who is self-employed in the oil and gas industry, and Smith, an artist and aspiring actor, joined Harry Sudduth of Orange Beach, as the three people who first converged on the badly damaged SUV where 42-year-old Kyle Scott of Austin, Texas, was lodged.
A fiery crash killed one person Saturday morning, however Robertsdale, Alabama police say bystanders gave the deceased his best chance of living by cutting him out of a burning vehicle. The accident occured at approximately 11 a.m. on Baldwin Beach Express northbound just south of Highway 90. Police say two vehicles, an Audi and a late model Ford Explorer, were involved in a rear-end collision. The Ford Explorer caught fire during the crash and the driver of the Audi, identified as Edmond Williams, 44, was uninjured. Motorists passing by stopped alongside the road and cut the man out of the burning SUV. Though Scott eventually died on the way to the hospital, it was not due to the injuries from fire, which were prevented by the brave bystanders.
Kyle M. Scott
Roadway:Baldwin Beach Express
County:Baldwin County, AL
Area:Mobile, AL-Pensacola, FL