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San Francisco car engulfed in flames

A driver slammed his car into a light pole in San Francisco and the vehicle burst into flames.

November 22, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A driver slammed his car into a light pole in San Francisco and the vehicle burst into flames.

Bystanders used a fallen road sign to knock out the windows.

A police officer then sawed the victim's seat belt to pull him to safety.

The driver was hospitalized, but was expected to survive.

Investigators say he will be booked on suspicion of driving under the influence.