Tuesday we reported that actor Jamie Foxx was labeled a hero after saving a man from a burning vehicle that crashed outside of his home in Hidden Valley, California. Now, Foxx is breaking his silence on his heroic actions and shared the details on how he was able to save the man’s life.

Reports indicated the accident took place Monday evening around 8:30PM. The burning car appeared to have skidded on wet roads and landed in a ditch upside down. When Foxx heard the accident, he ran to the scene to help. He explained to ‘KABC’ he used a pair of EMT scissors to cut the driver’s seat belt and hoisted him out of the truck and to safety. Just moments later the car was engulfed in flames.

Listen to Jamie Foxx tell his story below.

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The driver, 32-year-old Brett Kyle was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries and was then charged with a DUI.

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