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Doctor Who Helped Harrison Ford at Plane Crash Speaks Out

Doctor Who Helped Harrison Ford at Plane Crash Speaks Out

When Harrison Ford crash-landed his plane at Penmar golf course on Thursday (March 5), a doctor who happened to be golfing that day rushed to his aid.

The 72-year-old actor was assisted by spine surgeon Sanjay Khurana, who is now speaking out about the incident.

“A passenger in the rear seat slumped over in distress belted in. I could smell fuel,” he told CBS. “We wanted to get him out safely and with the fuel leaking out, I motioned to some of the other folks at the golf course to put dirt on the fuel so it wouldn’t combust. I just wanted to get him out safely so that the situation wouldn’t erupt into a fire.”

Sanjay added, “He was a very familiar face. Kind of somewhat of an iconic face. And yeah, I did recognize who he was.”

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  • random87

    Hes very blessed to make it out alive, its not often you hear about helicopter/plane crash victims making it out alive, there seems to be more and more air crashes happening lately very sad.

  • KathyI

    Spent like 2 minutes trying to figure out what “Doctor Who” series have to do with it. Came to the point where I imagined Matt Smith in a fez rescuing Harrison.

  • Penny isafreeloader

    I read “Doctor Who helped Harrison Ford…” and for a minute I was like “…what..?” …not all words have to strart with CAPS, Jared


    He shouldnt be piloting planes at his age and look for another hobbie. And thats all.