Thorndale man saves 4-year-old boy's life after rollover crash on Hwy 79

(Photo: CBS Austin)

A Thorndale man saved a 4-year-old boy's life after a rollover crash Tuesday morning.

According to Williamson County's Sheriff's Office, the man saw the boy who was ejected from the vehicle after the accident, lying in the middle of Hwy 79. WilCo Sheriff's Office says his quick actions to remove the child from the road kept other traffic from running over him.

The single-vehicle rollover crash on Hwy 79 in Thorndale happened Tuesday morning at the Williamson and Milam County line.

According to the Williamson County Sheriff's Office, children were ejected from the vehicle.

WilCo says two children were hurt, and one was transported to the hospital in serious condition. One adult with minor injuries was also taken to the hospital.

No further details were immediately available.

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