Narrowly avoiding a catastrophe, Dick Van Dyke was pulled from his smoking Jaguar after an accident on the 101 freeway in Los Angeles on Monday (August 19).
According to TMZ, a man named Jason Pennington spotted the vehicle filled with smoke on the side of the road with the driver hunched over in his seat.
The good Samaritan pulled out the legendary actor and the vehicle soon erupted in flames. Luckily, the 87-year-old star was unharmed and his wife arrived soon after to pick him up.
Assuring fans, wife Arlene Van Dyke tweeted a photo of the scorched car with the caption, “Van Dyke”s melted car @iammrvandy He”s fine thank God!!”