MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several people are recovering following a fiery crash early Wednesday morning in Minneapolis’ trendy North Loop neighborhood.
Witnesses told WCCO-TV that a car was speeding down Washington Avenue around midnight when it ran a red light and crashed into another car. That second car then spun out, crashed into a lamppost and went up in flames.READ MORE: Vikings Rookie Jaylen Twyman Shot 4 Times In Washington D.C.
Video from the scene shows bystanders rushing to pull unconscious people from the burning car.READ MORE: VIDEO: Youths In Custody After Fireworks Display Ignited Inside Eagan Hy-Vee, Police Say
“They were cutting the seat belts off people who were knocked unconscious, trying to drag them out,” said Paul Peterson, a witness.
The Minneapolis Police Department says everyone inside the burning car was taken out. At least one person was hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Andy Slavitt, Fmr. Biden Advisor, Pens Book On What U.S. 'Could Have Done Better' In COVID Response
Police are still investigating the incident.