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Volunteer firefighter helped save driver of semi on fire
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKRC) -- Troopers say a volunteer firefighter helped save the life of a trucker who crashed and rolled his semi.
The crash Monday afternoon shut down I-75 in Liberty Township in both directions for several hours. Investigators say 50-year-old Scott Howard of Dayton drove off the left side of the interstate and hit a concrete barrier.
61-year-old Richard Wetzel is a volunteer firefighter in Sugarcreek Township. He stopped and helped Howard escape the truck cab before flames spread through it.
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