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Now Craig -- is proving yet again that he is a true American hero.
After three truck collision -- Tennessee highway.
Well it's stalled his tour bus morning and his crew ran to the rescue in front of them tapping his experience as an army that.
And EM -- to save the lives of the victims.
Country singer Craig Morgan joins us right now live from Saint Louis good morning to you -- Good morning I remember when you were here we talked a little bit about how the fact back in the day when you were what 1819 years old you were an EMT.
Tell us what happened on Sunday morning where -- just right home after a trip after concert in Texas and you're in Tennessee and what happened.
We were on interstate forty almost home.
And come upon -- Rick unbeknownst to us there -- another wreck about two miles ahead which actually caused this accident they were three tractor trailers involved.
We -- see the accident happened but we seen the smoke immediately from the accident where about a quarter mile back.
From the accident so.
I jumped off the bus and could grab a couple of my -- Nigeria and Joey who who -- a lot like me at.
And asked him to come with me just to make sure that we could see if there's anything we can do when we got there we realize we were some of the first people to get up on the -- My big concern when I got there there was there's a giant tanker can and I didn't haven't I mean I don't know what was what was in it so we were concerned about -- The combustible.
Product that might be and it zone and so forth anyway by the time I got there and try to value at the situation.
There's some of the volunteer fireman started arriving as well so.
And you know from your experience that there -- -- you were looking for and that tanker to know whether or not it was combustible right.
Oh yeah every every.
Tanker has a plaque -- on it.
And that -- are numbered dictates.
The product that's inside so we started immediately scrambling for -- A book there's the every trucker that that tanker has one of those.
I couldn't find them the one in that particular tanker and honestly at that point we had a couple of people that were severely injured.
Fortunately there was a doctor.
We nobody's talked about and he just kind of showed up they got out of his car and come up to help.
One of the truckers had a severe laceration on his head.
He started tended to him as well as well is the first responders.
Start working on -- -- found the book we realized that we had a product that.
Worry it leaking -- it could be an issue so.
We started taken.
Cautionary -- -- -- contain -- Elson -- two -- rescued two young girls from burning house in Charlotte of course will you work in Iraq.
Why does this keep happening -- -- I don't know outlets I think -- -- -- -- -- -- you know what it any -- there's a situation like this.
I think it's important that we is citizens especially those of us who've had that training.
You know what -- law enforcement for a long time so I think it's important that we utilize those skills that we've been.
Educated with -- and do what we can help others I think everybody should well it's great to an even if you don't -- Even if you don't have those skills -- you know your basic.
Is your basic need to help others sure you were in the right place at the right time I'm sure a couple those people you -- -- private.
It that the top.
-- the great bargain Nigerians today from Saint Louis -- thank you very much you did the right and great person a great musicians congratulations.
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