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Passerby drags Cambridge, Minn., man from fire before oxygen tanks blow up

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CAMBRIDGE, Minn. — Oxygen tanks shot like missiles out of a burning mobile home in Cambridge, soon after an 86-year-old resident was pulled to safety on Saturday.

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A man visiting in the neighborhood, Tom Simon, raced into the burning house and dragged Phillip Virkus outside before firefighters arrived on the scene at 8:55 a.m.

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