MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A passenger in a sports car had to be rescued after the driver crashed into a tractor-trailer, wedging the car underneath.
Miami Fire Rescue said the accident happened just before 11 p.m. Monday at SW 8th Street and 4th Avenue.READ MORE: Miami Beach’s Deauville Hotel, made famous by the Beatles, poised for a comeback
When crews arrived, they found a yellow Lamborghini crushed under the rear end of the trailer. The driver was able to get out, but the passenger needed help.
Using stabilizers and airbags, they were able to lift the rear end of the trailer and pull the vehicle out.READ MORE: Property insurance changes aimed at stabilizing market
Once removed, the rescue specialist was able to remove the door and free the passenger.MORE NEWS: Coral Gables resident says city's automatic license plate recognition cameras are a constitutional violation
Both the driver and passenger were taken to the hospital and are expected to be okay.