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Courtesy STATter911.com/WUSA-TV


Watch at about 28 seconds in on the right side of the video. It happens fast ... you may need to rewind or enlarge.

A neighbor rolled video while a house burned nearby. As the Wausau Fire Department started to put its initial line into service, firefighters were drawn to Side D of the home. There, 20-year-old Houa Thao was coming out of a second-floor window. Firefighters gathered underneath him and caught the man. He was uninjured.

The man's three teenage sisters escaped before the arrival of firefighters.

Indications are the fire started around 1:00 PM in the kitchen of the home.

This is the second fire for the family in eight-years.

Click here for the full story at the Wausau Daily Herald.

Watch the video without the music from the YouTube version:

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WTF is a white helmet doing that close to the fire? lol
They were drawn to the side of the house. That is cool. Talk about followig your gut. This guy was very lucky.
Lucky guy. Great job by the firefighters.
wow!
Awesome work!!! :)
wow very lucky!

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