On their way to the airport, Harbaugh and an assistant stop to help a pair of women whose car had flipped multiple times while rolling over the median on an interstate freeway. Harbaugh and the assistant provided first aid and offered their coats to the women as they waited for law enforcement to arrive. Ann Arbor Fire Battalion chief Robert Vogel:
He did a great job just staying out of the way. When we arrived as a matter of fact the coach and witnesses helped us move cars because we had to get ambulances moving after the victims had been put in.