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A trainee nurse in Australia has been hailed a hero after rescuing a man who fell onto railway tracks at a Brisbane station. Dramatic CCTV footage released by Queensland Rail shows the 56-year-old man stumbling off the platform and onto the line, as the other people on the platform scramble to save him. Queensland Rail employee Jill Lyten recounted the shocking events, saying, "we were all just yelling 'get off the tracks, get off the tracks.' "I knew that I had to just get the number and get to control and stop the trains." Jill's quick-thinking call shut down all the trains on the line, but it was the unnamed trainee nurse who risked her life to help the man to safety, before heading off to college. Queensland Rail released the CCTV footage of the event to highlight the emergency buttons on station platforms and urge commuter safety. Report by Laurie Blake. Subscribe to ITN News! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=itnnews Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/itn Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/itn Visit our homepage: http://itn.co.uk More stories from ITN: Amanda Berry's 911 call to police after escaping captors: http://bit.ly/15T3EkD Neighbour describes helping Amanda Berry escape: http://bit.ly/10KqxOw Prince Harry joins Michelle Obama at the White House on US visit: http://bit.ly/13JfGsz Dramatic helicopter shootout and car chase in Rio de Janeiro: http://bit.ly/10g6iIp Continent discovered? Scientists find possible land mass in Atlantic Ocean: http://bit.ly/13JfQAh China fake meat scandal: Crime ring busted after selling rat meat as mutton: http://bit.ly/10wu0kX World's first carbon fibre helicopter crashes and sinks in Auckland harbour: http://bit.ly/12iAEyb Dramatic footage: Plane crash at Madrid air show: http://bit.ly/18yavih Mud Mayhem: Hundreds get covered in mud at the Maldon Mud Race: http://bit.ly/11psJCq Bangladesh protest violence: Islamists clash with police in Dhaka: http://bit.ly/15vo03v Check out Truthloader, the new home of citizen journalism on YouTube. Subscribe now at http://bit.ly/tldrsub See 2013's Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQGafvQUGoG29uYjMBgp_ZeECq6rf4wJJ See our Top 20 Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL95EA69A84358C8BE See 2012's Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7C0832D5DA586751
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Dramatic footage: Trainee nurse saves man from train track in Australia
A trainee nurse in Australia has been hailed a hero after rescuing a man who fell onto railway tracks at a Brisbane station. Dramatic CCTV footage released by Queensland Rail shows the 56-year-old man stumbling off the platform and onto the line, as the other people on the platform scramble to save him. Queensland Rail employee Jill Lyten recounted the shocking events, saying, "we were all just yelling 'get off the tracks, get off the tracks.' "I knew that I had to just get the number and get to control and stop the trains." Jill's quick-thinking call shut down all the trains on the line, but it was the unnamed trainee nurse who risked her life to help the man to safety, before heading off to college. Queensland Rail released the CCTV footage of the event to highlight the emergency buttons on station platforms and urge commuter safety. Report by Laurie Blake. Subscribe to ITN News! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=itnnews Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/itn Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/itn Visit our homepage: http://itn.co.uk More stories from ITN: Amanda Berry's 911 call to police after escaping captors: http://bit.ly/15T3EkD Neighbour describes helping Amanda Berry escape: http://bit.ly/10KqxOw Prince Harry joins Michelle Obama at the White House on US visit: http://bit.ly/13JfGsz Dramatic helicopter shootout and car chase in Rio de Janeiro: http://bit.ly/10g6iIp Continent discovered? Scientists find possible land mass in Atlantic Ocean: http://bit.ly/13JfQAh China fake meat scandal: Crime ring busted after selling rat meat as mutton: http://bit.ly/10wu0kX World's first carbon fibre helicopter crashes and sinks in Auckland harbour: http://bit.ly/12iAEyb Dramatic footage: Plane crash at Madrid air show: http://bit.ly/18yavih Mud Mayhem: Hundreds get covered in mud at the Maldon Mud Race: http://bit.ly/11psJCq Bangladesh protest violence: Islamists clash with police in Dhaka: http://bit.ly/15vo03v Check out Truthloader, the new home of citizen journalism on YouTube. Subscribe now at http://bit.ly/tldrsub See 2013's Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQGafvQUGoG29uYjMBgp_ZeECq6rf4wJJ See our Top 20 Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL95EA69A84358C8BE See 2012's Most Watched Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7C0832D5DA586751
Date: 5/13/13
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