Woman Jumps From the Roof of Her Burning House to Safety

August 31, 2021

Police responding to a chaotic scene in Buffalo, New York, acted with speed and bravery to clear out a house becoming engulfed in flames. Inside were a number of people, including several kids. Cops ran straight into the burning house, and their fearless heroics were all captured on body cameras. Outside, other officers tried to coax a woman on the roof to jump down, but then a fire truck with a ladder arrived. Too scared to wait, she took a leap of faith into the arms of a civilian and cop below.