DAVIS (CBS13) — Firefighters are crediting a Good Samaritan for pulling a driver away from danger after a fiery crash in Davis on Tuesday morning.

The incident happened along eastbound Interstate 80 just east of the Richards Boulevard exit.

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According to the City of Davis Fire Department, firefighters responded to the scene and found that a vehicle had been in an accident. It was also quickly going up in smoke.

Thanks to the quick work of a passerby, however, the driver was already pulled out of the car.

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Firefighters quickly extinguished the flames and medics took the driver to the hospital.

Exactly what led up to the crash is still unclear.

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The driver’s current condition was not stated.