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Soldier saves man in wheelchair from subway tracks

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Some terrifying moments caught on camera at a subway station in Washington, D.C.

In video, recorded by a security surveillance camera, you see a man in a motorized wheelchair fall face-first onto the tracks – just inches from the electrified rail.

Fortunately for him, a U.S. Army Specialist sprung into action and pulled the man off the tracks.

Specialist Michael Menchaca is now being considered to receive the Soldier's Medal, the U.S. Army's highest peace-time award.

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