Good Samaritan rescues driver after truck tips over, catches fire in Garden City

The incident happened at the intersection of Stewart Avenue and Merchants Boulevard yesterday.

The incident happened at the intersection of Stewart Avenue and Merchants Boulevard yesterday.

The incident happened at the intersection of Stewart Avenue and Merchants Boulevard yesterday. (3/10/14)

GARDEN CITY - Police say a Good Samaritan came to the rescue of a driver whose truck tipped over and caught fire in Garden City. 

The incident happened at the intersection of Stewart Avenue and Merchants Boulevard yesterday. 

In pictures obtained by News 12, you can see the Good Samaritan jumping in and climbing into the cab of the truck to pull the driver out. 

Witnesses say the truck caught fire moments later. 

It is unclear how badly the driver was injured, or what caused the truck to tip over. 

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