Bystanders pull injured driver from high speed crash in Arlington
A driver has been hospitalized with serious injuries following a high speed crash in Arlington yesterday afternoon.
At around 3:30pm on Sunday, multiple emergency responders were called to the scene along North Collins Street near E. Lamar Blvd after a single vehicle crashed into a pole.
Officials say the driver lost control of the vehicle, crashed off the roadway, and overturned. The vehicle ended up against a large pole, and caught fire.
Bystanders were able to rescue the driver before first responders arrived, according to Arlington police. Paramedics transported him to a local hospital with serious injuries. His condition has not been released.
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