He applied the hemp-lich maneuver.
A panicked Ohio man swallowed a bag of weed during a traffic stop — but then choked on it and the state trooper had to save his life.
Dashcam video released by the Ohio State Patrol Thursday shows Trooper Charles Hoskin pulling over a white sedan and approaching the driver’s side window of a vehicle in Portage County.
The officer can be heard asking the man “can you breathe” as the shirtless suspect exits the vehicle.
The two then walk to a safe area behind the car, allowing the trooper to perform the Heimlich maneuver to dislodge the baggie, the footage shows.
Seconds later, a bag flies out of the man’s mouth.
“What did you swallow?” the cop asks the panting suspect, according to footage.
“I had a gram of weed on me, sir,” he replies.
Trooper Charles Hoskin pulled over the car. Ohio State Police Hoskin asked the driver if he was able