An off-duty New Jersey State Police Officer saved a man's life on March 5th on the Atlantic City Expressway.

According to State Police, Trooper Kenneth Minnes was off-duty when he came upon an accident on the Expressway. With assistance from motorists, Minnes moved victims of an accident from a car before it was fully engulfed in flames. Minnes then applied a make-shift tourniquet to one of the victims arms to stop heavy bleeding.

More details are available from the NJ State Police's Facebook page: