Hero mayor fractures ankle as he rescues family seconds before train smashes into car

A US mayor suffered a fractured ankle and head injuries as he rescued a mum and three children seconds before a train smashed into their car which had stalled on the tracks.

Eddie Daniels was on his way to work in Vienna, Georgia, when he spotted the black SUV on the tracks with a train fast approaching.

Mark Gibson

Graduates in Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990. Move to Los Angeles California in 2004. Specialized in Internet journalism.

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