Stanford Alum Chris Draft Pulls Man From Burning Vehicle

April 29, 2002

Duluth, GA - Atlanta Falcons linebacker and Stanford alum Chris Draft helped pull a manfrom a burning car early Sunday.

A man lost control of his car on Interstate 85 at about 3:30 a.m. EDT, andthe car struck a wall and began rolling backward, police said.

Draft saw the injured driver unconscious and called 911. When he and afriend noticed the vehicle burning, they pulled the man to safety,authorities said.

The man, whose identity was not immediately known, was taken to a hospital with injuries that weren't considered life-threatening.

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