People stand around recording video of woman trapped in burning car

People stand around recording video of woman trapped in burning car

[Ed. – This is getting to be a trend.]

While people were standing by at a Chevron gas station in Beaverton, taking video of a woman trapped inside of her burning car, a 19-year-old came to her rescue.

“I wasn’t really thinking, I just saw her and knew I had to get her out of there before it gets worse,” Phillipe Bittar said after saving the woman’s life Saturday.

Bittar was on his way to get some food with his brother when they saw the plume of smoke and fire.

But what surprised Bittar wasn’t the flames, it was the crowd of people he said standing around, taking video of what he found to be a woman trapped in her burning car.

“There was like six bystanders just videotaping like oh man she needs to get some help.”

Onlookers like Joshua McCool said “there wasn’t a whole lot of people trying to get involved.”

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