Created: 07/21/2014 8:06 AM
By: Randy Escamilla, WOAI
LYTLE, Texas (WOAI) -- A retired U.S. Air Force veteran is recovering after a terrifying incident.
Felix Saucedo, 81, walked away from his Lytle, Texas nursing home, fell on train tracks, and was saved by a Good Samaritan seconds before a freight train barreled by.
Joseph Mason, 33, was on his way to work when he spotted something blue lying on the railroad tracks.
"It just didn't look right and I called for help," said Mason.
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