Good Samaritans help driver, passenger out of vehicle after rollover crash, police say

Crash occurred around 12:50 a.m. on I-35 SB near North New Braunfels

San Antonio police say some Good Samaritans helped a driver and a passenger out of a vehicle following a crash early Wednesday morning.

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police say some Good Samaritans helped a driver and a passenger out of a vehicle following a crash early Wednesday morning.

The crash occurred around 12:50 a.m. near I-35 southbound and North New Braunfels Avenue.

According to police, the driver of the vehicle lost control and rolled over while racing another car. That’s when, police say, some Good Samaritans happened to stop and help. Both the driver and passenger were pulled successfully out of the vehicle.

Police said both individuals were taken by EMS to Brooke Army Medical Center, where they are listed in stable condition.

SAPD said the driver claimed someone was trying to race them causing them to crash, but officers say they believe both vehicles were actively racing.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all answered the call.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing, police said.


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