Cops pull injured man from wreck before explosion

March 8, 2012 4:45:51 AM PST
A driver who was involved in a one-car crash on Long Island is in serious condition, but alive, thanks to two Suffolk County police officers.

The 26-year-old driver, identified as Jonathan Pitre, struck a tree on East Main Street in Yaphank.

Officers Mark Peddycourt and Christopher Costa spotted the unconscious driver in the front seat.

They pulled him out before flames engulfed the vehicle.

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