Driver rescued from fiery crash in Vancouver

A driver was rescued from a burning car after it crashed in Vancouver on Thursday according to the Vancouver Police Department.
Published: Jun. 30, 2023 at 11:18 AM PDT
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VANCOUVER, Wash. (KPTV) - A driver was rescued from a burning car after it crashed in Vancouver on Thursday according to the Vancouver Police Department.

Police said the driver was going 85 mph in a 35 mph zone, when they smashed into another car and went onto the median, hit a tree and ended up in a backyard, where it caught on fire.

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People nearby and an off-duty police officer were able to rescue the driver.

Police have not yet released the driver’s name.