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Detroit Lakes man helps others escape burning jet in Denver


Rich Kostynick Jr. says his dad isn't one to blow his own horn too loudly.

So others are doing it for him.

By all accounts, the elder Kostynick, who is from Detroit Lakes, Minn., ignored potential danger to help fellow passengers evacuate Continental Flight 1404 after it crashed and burned trying to take off from the Denver airport Dec. 20.

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