2 taken to hospital after car strikes tree, catches fire

Victims rescued by good Samaritans


WESTON, Fla. – Authorities are investigating after a car crashed into a tree and caught fire in Weston.

The crash occurred Wednesday night at the intersection of Saddle Club Road and South Post Road.

Broward Sheriff's Office deputies said two people who were in the vehicle at the time of the accident were rescued by good Samaritans and taken to Broward Health Medical Center.

It's unclear whether they were pulled from the car before or after it caught fire.

No other details were immediately released.