Man rescued from burning car following hit-and-run crash

CHICAGO — A man was hospitalized after being rescued by a stranger from his burning car.

The crash happened around 1:40 a.m. Thursday at 47th and Cicero Avenue.

A car was traveling southbound when it hit a median and crashed head-on into another car.

The car that was hit burst into flames. The driver who caused the crash fled the scene.

A witness says they saw a man in a pick-up truck pull the victim out of the burning car.

No one is in custody.