Warning: This video contains graphic language.
When emergency responders are called to a bad accident, they often need help from a massive machine.
Many people hear about the “Jaws of Life,” but few people really get to see it in action.
On Jan. 11, Andrew Mac blacked out while driving and hit a pole in British Columbia.
His car was totaled and emergency crews relied on the machine to free him.
As firefighters were working, Mac pulled out his cell phone and began recording the process.
In the crash, Mac broke both of his knee caps and both ankles, along with suffering a broken right arm and broken femur.