Two people rescued from vehicle engulfed in flames

Lower Swatara Township, Pa. (WHTM)- Lower Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a call involving vehicle entrapment and fire around 11 p.m. on Friday.

According to police, the vehicle was engulfed in flames on the 300 block of Stoner Drive. Before police arrived, passersby removed the driver, Scott Shaffer and the passenger Joe Keating from the vehicle. Both Shaffer and Keating suffered severe burns to their lower bodies and were airlifted to the Lehigh Valley Hospital Burn Center for treatment.

The Dauphin County Accident Reconstruction Team was asked to help in this ongoing investigation.

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