NCDOT Employee Rescues Drowning Driver

August 13, 2015

A road inspector for the North Carolina Department of Transportation helped save the life of a driver whose car had gone off the road into a pond.

According to Vance County fire captain Bryant Williams, Jay Mozingo saw the vehicle’s driver lose control and wind up about 40 feet into the pond.

According to a report by local news statioin WNCN (below), Mozingo dove in as the driver was trying to escape the vehicle and helped bring them to safety.