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Caught on camera: Firefighters lift car off man in Los Angeles

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A group of Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters lifted a car off of a homeless man after he and a woman were struck by a suspected DUI driver Saturday morning on Skid Row.

The collision was reported about 4:19 a.m. in the 1000 block of 7th Street, according to fire officials. The vehicle drove onto a sidewalk where the victims were sleeping, struck the woman and pinned the man, Los Angeles police said.

News video showed a good Samaritan and seven firefighters lifting the vehicle with their bare hands while two other firefighters pulled the victim to safety.

Police said the man was in critical condition with a collapsed lung and back injury, and the woman suffered minor injuries.

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