Patrick Dempsey Pulls Teen From Flipped Car

Kid is OK, and McDreamy gets hero credits
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 28, 2012 10:20 AM CDT
Patrick Dempsey Pulls Teen From Flipped Car
Patrick Dempsey in a file photo.   (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)

(Newser) – Take that, Ryan Gosling. Grey's Anatomy star Patrick Dempsey played the hero himself by pulling an injured teen from a flipped car, reports TMZ. The young driver apparently lost control of his Mustang and flipped it multiple times before landing in the actor's front yard in Malibu. McDreamy rushed out with a crowbar and pried the teen loose, and the youth ended up with nothing more serious than a concussion.

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USA Today takes note of this tweet from Shawn Ryan, creator of The Shield: "True Story: Grey's Anatomy actor Patrick Dempsey pulled my friend's son out of overturned car after bad accident on Tuesday. #GoodDude" (Read more Patrick Dempsey stories.)

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