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By Joe Thomas
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Police chief, fireman save little boy

Child found inside burning car; life saved by actions


April 30, 2020

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Child pulled from burning car on Twin Bridges Road

Flomaton Fire Chief Steve Stanton credited Flomaton Police Chief Chance Thompson and Volunteer Fireman Hunter White for saving the life of a 4-year old boy last Wednesday afternoon when the fire chief discovered the child inside a burning vehicle on Twin Bridges Road.

At 3:21 p.m. last Wednesday Flomaton dispatch received a 911 call of an explosion and a fire at 1119 Twin Bridges Road.

Chief Thompson arrived on the scene to find a car trailer containing a welding machine on fire.

“Chance got on the scene and advised me the welding machine was fully involved in flames,” Stanton said.


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