Dash cam in Florida shows deputy's effort to save baby's life

WATCH: Florida K9 Officer Jeremie Nix Saves Motorist's 3-Month-Old Baby

A police officer in the state of Florida had to think quickly when he was flagged down by a mother whose baby was unresponsive. He immediately pulled over when he saw the driver put their four-way flashers on.

Nix rushed the baby into the emergency room.

Marion County Sheriff's Office K9 Deputy Jeremie Nix was on his way home from his shift when he was flagged down by a motorist as he was stopped at a red light at the intersection of SE Lake Weir Avenue and SE 17th Street.

The child survived and is expected to make a full recovery. "Doctors also said that because of K9 Deputy Nix's actions, Baby Kingston is alive today", MCSO wrote in a press release.

"We're tremendously pleased with Deputy Nix and we will already see that he and Kingston could have a deep connection that may final a lifetime!" After Kingston remained unresponsive, Nix took the child to a nearby hospital.

Nix is pictured as he cradled the infant in his arms while he slept peacefully.

According to doctors, the officer's quick actions saved the boy's life.

Jeremie Nix said, "They did everything they could, the were asking questions that I didn't have the answer to, but they were able to work it out and through those skills and their effort that baby is going to make a full recovery". My son KING was barely breathing, & fighting for his life. My sister & I observed an officer sitting at a crimson mild & we received his consideration.

'With his fast thinking HE & GOD saved my son. after his shift he and his lovely wife came to shands just to see him again.

If not for Nix being at the right place at the right time, the baby named Kingston might not have survived.

She added: "THANK YOU OFFICER JAY NIX FROM THE OCALA SHERIFFS OFFICE Okay-9 unit!"

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