BELLPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police say a superb Samaritan helped pull a driver from a car after it ended up on practice tracks following a crash with one other automotive.
It occurred round 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on the Arthur Avenue crossing close to Bellport in Suffolk County.
Sources say a lady was inside a car and was stopped on the crossing when a silver SUV rear-ended her automotive, sending it onto the tracks, CBS2’s Magdalena Doris reported.
Police say an excellent Samaritan heard the crash and ran out to assist, pulling the driving force who was caught on the tracks out of the disabled automotive simply as an eastbound Lengthy Island Rail Street practice was barreling in the direction of them.
Police say the driving force was capable of get out with very minor accidents. Nobody was on the practice on the time and nobody else was harm.
The incident impacted service on the Montauk Department for a time Tuesday night time, however service has since been restored.