Halle Berry Gets Bad Gas

3/30/2009 8:52 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
The paparazzi saved Halle Berry's life!!! Or at least her car.

Halle Berry
As you can clearly see, Halle started to pump diesel gas into her Lexus SUV -- but the paps stopped her before any damage was done.

In her defense, diesel gas is better for the environment and provides better fuel economy.