A man is lucky to be alive after being pulled out of his burning car by IMPD officers.
Officers were dispatched to the 6100
block of W 71st Street around 11 p.m. Friday to respond to a car that caught on fire after an accident. When they arrived, they found the driver of the vehicle, Miguel Penaloza, trapped inside the car. Officers took turns trying to pull the man out, but were unsuccessful at first.