LOS ANGELES, Ca. (KTLA) — Firefighters escorted a bride-to-be who was stuck in Topanga traffic to her wedding just in time for the ceremony, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said Friday.
L.A. County firefighters were clearing the scene of a traffic accident that was blocking both lanes of Topanga Canyon Boulevard when they noticed a bride in a wedding gown and her two bridesmaids walking along the side of the road, the department said.
The future Mrs. Gorman and her bridesmaids were holding up their dresses to avoid getting them in the mud when the crew’s captain approached the women and asked if they needed help, firefighters said.
The bridal party explained that their limo was stuck in the traffic jam and they were running late to the wedding.
“Without haste, the bride and bridesmaids were loaded into the fire engine and given a code 3 escort to the wedding venue just in the nick of time,” L.A. County firefighters wrote in an Instagram post.
Gorman sent the fire station a photo of their meeting a few weeks later.
“Thanks for saving our wedding,” she signed the photo, which was dated March 2, 2019.
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Great Story, you never know what you’ll find working an overtime in the County. E69 was on scene of a traffic accident blocking both lanes of Topanga Blvd. As they were clearing the scene they noticed the future Miss Gorman and her 2 bridesmaids walking along the side of the road holding up their dresses out of the mud. Obviously curious the Captain asked if they could help? They explained their limo was stuck in traffic and they were late for the the wedding. Without haste the Bride and Bridesmaids were loaded into the Fire Engine and given an escort to the wedding venue just in the nick of time. They even turned on the lights when the pulled into the venue. This picture showed up at the Fire Station a few weeks later. 👰🏼. E 6 9 #lacountyfirewives #bride #wedding #weddingday #weddingdress #bridetobe #weddinginspiration #weddingstory #weddinghair #weddingbells #weddingday #bridesmaids #firefighterwedding #topangacanyon #rainywedding #fire #firefighter #feelgoodfriday #weddingstories #feelgood #happilyeverafter #instawedding