CNN’s Drew Griffin was covering the impact of Hurricane Harvey when he noticed a man trapped in a truck in the dangerous floodwaters. Griffin left a live shot with John Berman to help rescue the man.
Here’s what happened:
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Griffin and his crew were able to use a rope and rescue the man, later identified as Jerry, before it was too late.
Jerry later came on camera and said, “I want to thank these guys for saving my life”.