A heroic motorist tore a car door off his hinges in a desperate attempt to save six teenagers trapped in a damaged car after a horrific crash.
Neville Roser, 67, was the first to reach the wreck seconds after the allegedly stolen car had a red light and fell on a pole north of Brisbane on Wednesday.
A shaken Roser described the & # 39; pure adrenaline & # 39; on Friday. who acted when he took three of the four passengers (10 to 16 years old) who were seated in the back seat before taking back Jacob Hopkins (14), who later died in his arms. .
& # 39; I can't believe I pulled the door, people told me I did it with one hand. I'm 67 years old, I'm not a superman. It must have been pure adrenaline, & he said.
Neville Roser, 67, (pictured with his daughter Vanessa) was the first to reach the mutilated wreck seconds after the so-called stolen car had a red light and hit a pole.
Roser waited at the traffic lights on Anzac Avenue in Rothwell around 2.50 pm on Wednesday and saw the silver Mazda 6 station wagon pass by.
& # 39; The car must have cost more than 100 km / h, it was like being turned around the pole & # 39 ;, he told Daily Mail Australia.
The father of seven blocked the intersection with his car and then ran to the wreck to look for survivors.
& # 39; A girl was hanging out of the window on the right back door and I knew I had to get her out, so I opened the door and grabbed her, & he said.
Roser handed the injured girl to a young man who arrived a few minutes later and then pulled two more, while another rescuer got the fourth.
The mutilated wreck of the horrific crash is shown on Wednesday afternoon
Jacob Hopkins, 14, was a passenger in the Mazda SUV that the police said he left a red light through Rothwell, north of Brisbane, and was killed when it crashed
Three girls aged 10, 14 and 16 were crammed into it together with a 13 year old boy. Roser said no one in the car was wearing a seat belt.
The retired musician gathered other motorists who had stopped to help grab everything they could to stop the bleeding and keep the victims alive.
He then dived back into the car and after pulling an airbag aside, came face-to-face with the fatally wounded Jacob.
& # 39; I knew that he had suffered a huge brain injury and that I could never save him, so I had to continue, & # 39; he said.
& # 39; God Himself could not have saved that child. He took the biggest impact of the crash. & # 39;
Roser walked to the driver's window and saw the 14-year-old boy with his hand and head sticking out a hole in the windshield.
& # 39; I thought he was dead, but he wasn't. The window was around his neck and I knew that if he moved he would cut his throat and bleed to death. I tore the windshield with my hands, & he said.
& # 39; I told him to look at my eyes and that I wouldn't let him die. I said, "You'll be fine, just listen to me and don't move." & # 39;
Six children under the age of 16, including a 10-year-old girl, were crammed into the car and two are still fighting for hospital life
The father of seven blocked the intersection with his car and then ran to the wreck to look for survivors
The injured boy said that there was someone below him, but it turned out to be Jacob & # 39; s lower body, who had flowed through the cabin.
Roser said the victims usually had facial injuries, one with a bad cut in her leg, and the driver had injured his back but could still feel his legs.
Paramedics arrived and took over, and as the adrenaline faded, feelings of guilt about Jacob's death began to doze off.
& # 39; People call me a hero, but don't heroes save people? & # 39; Roser said as he tried to strangle the tears.
& # 39; I don't feel like a hero, I just did what I had to do. I wanted to save everyone.
& # 39; I was the first in the car and I'm glad they listened to me and we stopped bleeding, but there were many heroes there. & # 39;
Roser said he has been trying to discuss the experience with friends and family for the past two days, but he was still traumatized and sleepless.
& # 39; It was horrible what I saw, it's hard to deal with. I have had a hard time, it keeps coming back, & he said.
& # 39; I really expected that I would see many dead people in that car, but God wanted there to be only one. & # 39;
The horror crash at Rothwell in Moreton Bay north of Brisbane was one of three fatal crashes in Queensland on Wednesday
This was the third time Roser stood between someone else and death and said it was the worst of the three.
Last year he rescued a man who was crashed by a caravan and many years ago failed to save a nine-year-old boy who was bitten by a cobra in the Philippines while picking his breakfast.
He said he had stolen a car and taken the boy to the hospital, but it was too late. The only thing he could do was wrap him in a sheet and bring him back to his village.
& # 39; I look a lot at the wrong time at the right time or at the right place at the right time. I don't want to go through that again, & he said.
Roser said that Jacob's family had contacted him to thank him and tell him about his last moments.
He said they asked him to go to the funeral but & # 39; I don't know if I can, because it will be so confronting & # 39 ;. He said he would meet them, but he wasn't sure what to say.
Friends and family grieved the teenager if & # 39; taken too quickly & # 39; on social media in the hours after his death
Roser urged people not to condemn the group for allegedly having stolen the car and so recklessly why they were so young.
& # 39; It is a shame (Jacob) has lost his life by doing something stupid, but it is only children. It's a terrible way to learn a lesson, but I pray they all do, & he said.
& # 39; The boy who was driving, he must live with killing his friend – the charges will be nothing in comparison. & # 39;
The driver was accused of dangerous driving, resulting in death, illegal use of a motor vehicle, driving without a driver and a red light.
The 10-year-old girl was said to have driven the car at one point and was accused of unlawful use of a motor vehicle.
According to police, the car was stolen earlier on Wednesday from a shopping center in nearby Kallangur.
Roser said it was like that a new-looking set of keys, with other keys on a key ring, in contact, but he didn't know where they came from.
The underage driver is said to have lost control and tossed into an oncoming car before bumping into a series of traffic lights
The driver was in a stable condition at the Brisbane Children & # 39; s Hospital, along with the passengers who were also stable.
The occupants of the other car involved in the crash, a woman, 26 and four young children, escaped serious injuries.
On social media, Jacob stated that he was part of the North Side Gang, in the neighboring suburb of Redcliffe, and posed on numerous photos stamped with the name of the group.
Friends and family grieved the teenager if & # 39; taken too quickly & # 39; on social media in the hours after his death.
& # 39; I can't believe it's real. Everything you were ready for, you didn't deserve this. Always been a second family to you, we love you and only wanted the best for you, & a good friend said.
Another friend said that Jacob was the & # 39; strongest boy she knew & # 39 ;.
& # 39; Fly in the dream time, forever our memories are now stories. We love you, we will never forget you, & they said.
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