Bystanders pulled a victim from a car that was on fire after it struck a tree in North Haven Friday morning.
Officials said they received reports of the crash at Bassett Road and Bradley Street at 8:10 a.m. and learned there was a minor fire in the car, according to the fire department.
When firefighters arrived, the victim was already out of the car, thanks to witnesses and bystanders.
Firefighters treated the patient for injuries and provided emergency care. An ambulance then brought the victim to the hospital.
Police are investigating.