Vietnam vet dies trying to rescue neighbor from burning house

Fire department uses death to remind civilians of the dangers of being in a burning building


By Daniel Hight
CBS - 3 WREG 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — It’s not always like the movies, sometimes acting heroic will cost you your life.

The Shelby County Fire Department says a man was killed trying to rescue a woman from a burning home Thursday evening.

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