Dramatic Clip Shows Hero Cop Save Kid From Oncoming Car

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Dramatic dashcam video has emerged showing the moment a police officer saves a child from a moving car.

The video was filmed on the dashcam of driver Tatianna Dushuk in the city of Viciebsk in Belarus – about 175 miles northeast of Minsk,┬ánear the Russian border, reports Meduza.

The footage clearly shows the police officer rescue a child from oncoming traffic, pulling the boy out of harm’s way and allowing himself to be hit by the car.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAy6PxUpgxM

The officer, Sergei Batalko, says the driver failed to stop for pedestrians and also drove in the lane for trolley cars.

He told local news reporters:

The driver didn’t see the boy. Well, and then I turned up, I scooped him up, and covered him with my body.

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It was later uploaded to the social media channel of the Ministry of Internal Affairs who released a statement saying the officer escaped with only minor bruises on his shins as a result of the incident, but that the child was unharmed.

What a hero.