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Man flying paramotor, other Good Samaritans rescue woman after car plunges into SW Miami-Dade canal – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

SOUTH MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) – A great Samaritan was flying excessive in the best place on the proper time when he swooped in to save lots of a woman after her car ended up in a Southwest Miami-Dade canal.

Cristiano Piquet stated he began off his Sunday morning gliding in his paramotor with a good friend when he noticed a splash.

“Then I turn around to get a better shot with my GoPro, and I see a car in the canal,” he stated, “and I flew closer to the car, and I saw someone inside the car, like, asking for help.”

Piquet landed close to the canal, situated close to the 20400 block of Southwest 192nd Street, and ran over to assist.

The good Samaritan’s digicam captured what occurred subsequent, as he and his good friend made contact with the driving force of the car.

“Do you need help?” Piquet stated

“Oh, my God, I fell with my car in here,” stated the woman, who was seen afloat subsequent to her car.

Piquet stated he and his good friend noticed a neighbor on the other facet of the canal and referred to as him over.

Piquet’s video captured the second the neighbor pulled the woman to security.

“So we threw her a rope, and she was free, she was alive,” stated Piquet. “Everything happened so fast, and once we got her to safety we called 911.”

Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue items responded to the scene of the crash at round 8:30 a.m.

“They gave her the help that she needed,” stated Piquet.

Piquet stated he’s simply grateful he was capable of lend a serving to hand.

“I wish I would know more about what happened, why she was there,” he stated.

Paramedics transported the woman to an space hospital with accidents that weren’t life-threatening.​

Police are investigating what precipitated the crash.

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