Montrezl Harrell saves woman from overturned car

Montrezl Harrell is a Louisville standout, a Houston Rockets draft pick and a hero after helping a woman get out of a smoking, overturned vehicle.

Harrell kicked out the window of the car and waited with motorist until emergency officials arrived. He also retrieved a fire extinguisher from a nearby business.

The incident happened near the University of Louisville campus. Sports information director Kenny Klein tweeted the details of the incident to the public.

Former UofL F Montrezl Harrell helped get a motorist out of an overturned, smoking vehicle near UofL's campus #L1C4 pic.twitter.com/kHxbv8Kel6

— Kenny Klein (@KKcards) September 15, 2015

Fans praised the power forward saying  “Yet another reason to Love Trez.”

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