Dick Van Dyke Rescued From Burning Car

Posted on August 19th, 2013 at 4:07 pm


Legendary actor Dick Van Dyke got the scare of his life Monday on the 101 Freeway near Calabasas, California, RumorFix has confirmed.

The California Highway Patrol tells RumorFix they got several 911 calls shortly before 2 p.m. saying, "The driver seemed to be passed out with his car on fire."

PICTURES: Dick Van Dyke After A Fender Bender

The CHP says a passerby pulled the 87-year-old legend out of the burning car before CHP or the fire department responded.

Dick is reported to be OK. His wife, Arlene, tweeted video of his melted car and said, "He's fine. Thank God."

Dick's jaguar is a total loss.


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