The Firefighter Who Tried To Save Princess Diana Reveals Her Final Words

Princess Diana of Wales spent her life working for charity and the people of Britain. At the young age of 36, she died in a car accident in August 1997. Not much was known about her final moments after the crash. That is, until a fireman revealed his story in 2017.

In an interview with The Sun, Paris fireman Xavier Gourmelon admitted that he was the first to attend to Princess Diana. To learn her final words, and the circumstances which lead to the tragedy, keep reading.

A Crash Unlike Any Other

On the morning of August 31st, 1997, fireman Xavier Gourmelon attended the scene of a car crash. To him, it was a tragedy he had seen many times before: a fatal wreck caused by a drunk driver. As his team attended the two gentlemen in the car, Gourmelon helped a blonde woman.

Responders answer the wreckage of Princess Diana's car, August 31st, 1997.

When Gourmelon noticed that the woman was alive, she muttered something to him. At the time, he had no idea that this woman was Princess Diana, and that he had heard her final words.