VIDEO: They broadcast the moment where the police rescue a dog from a burning car in Colorado

An officer in Colorado became a hero saving a dog from a burning caras was recorded on video, where he bravely breaks the window and miraculously rescues the animal.

A neighborhood south of Denver watched as an ordinary afternoon ended with an unprecedented event, as can be seen in the images shared by the Douglas County Sheriff's office.

According to the timestamp on the video, the rescue occurred just before 4:30 p.m. on January 22when Officer Michael Gregorek responded to a call of a burning vehicle.

The recording shows the owner frantically indicating that his dog Hank is inside the closed vehicle.In response, Officer Gregorek used a tool to break a side window, then the rear before pulling the dog out and quickly leading it into the snow.

One of the witnesses to the incident told the officer that his wife was a veterinarian, but by the time she got home, Hank was already running around and ready to play.

“My only child is my dog, so I would have done the same thing, whether it was a baby, a human, a dog or a cat. A life is a life, and in a situation like that you treat it as such,” said the owner.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reports that Hank was in the car waiting for his owner, with the window cracked open. The fire department believes the fire was electrical and likely started somewhere under the dash or console. The fire is not believed to be suspicious.

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