Las Vegas couple use truck to transport shooting victims

- A Las Vegas woman and her fiance said they don't know how they are alive after they sat in the front row during the Jason Aldean concert when shots rang out. 

Lindsay Lee posted on her Instagram account that the couple had been in the front row during the Sunday night concert before the mass shooting began.

“Bad time to be front row huh. I can’t believe we are alive,” her post said.

The suspect has been identified as Stephen Paddock, 64, who, law enforcement said, fired into the concert audience from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel, killing at least 50 and injuring at least 400.

RELATED: At least 50 killed, 400 injured as gunman opens fire at Las Vegas concert

As the couple was driving away, she recorded video of the chaos. One bystander stopped by her passenger window requesting they transport some of the injured in their truck bed.

“Right now, we need your truck,” he said to Lee. “We just need to get people to the hospital.”

“Go ahead. Put them all in the back,” she responded.

RELATED: Stephen Paddock: What we know about the Las Vegas shooting suspect

Her video showed people helping the wounded and carrying the victims on sections of barrier gates used as gurneys.

“A nightmare,” Lee wrote in her video post. “On the ground all looking at my friends on top of each other as people are being shot and killed next to us with an automatic weapon. We all thought we were dead. First thing I did was call my mom to tell her goodbye and I loved her. Thanking and praising the lord we are okay. Packed my truck full of people. One died in the back of the truck and my fiance had to carry him inside the hospital. This was a nightmare. I’ve never ran for my life like I did tonight.”

The shooting is considered the largest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Up Next:

Up Next

  • Las Vegas couple use truck to transport shooting victims
  • Michigan university offering first-ever degree in marijuana studies
  • Caught in the Act of Caring: Doctor dances with worried children
  • FBI: 60 arrested in Georgia in human trafficking investigation
  • Las Vegas guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres' show
  • Harford County suspect linked to shooting in Wilmington, Delaware, police say
  • Ford recalling about 1.3M vehicles for possible door issue
  • Hospital surveillance video shows flames, wind blowing embers from wildfires
  • Woman who runs over toddler dragged from SUV, beaten
  • Kentucky motel welcomes woman and horse as guests