Firefighters Rescue Motorist Following Crash Near Long Beach Airport

A motorist was removed from their car by firefighters on Saturday after a crash near the Long Beach Airport that resulted in the vehicle coming to rest on top of a water fountain.

The Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) responded to the crash on Saturday, May 5 at 4:49PM at East Spring Street and Kilroy Airport Way.

“Crew members extricated the driver of the vehicle and transported them to a local hospital with unknown injuries,” LBFD officials said.

There were no other injuries.

Authorities did not say what caused the crash or if any other vehicles were involved.

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