Dashcam shows moment of 10 car pile-up

BINGHAMTON, NY (WCMH) — Dramatic dashcam video shows a pile-up on a New York highway and the brave actions of bystanders in the immediate aftermath.

The Mayor of Binghamton released the video, which shows the moment of the crash that happened last Thursday’s on Route 17.

One of the cars involved burst into flames after the crash and bystanders jumped into action to rescue the driver and extinguish the flames.

The mayor said no one was killed in the 10-vehicle crash and the woman in the burning car only suffered minor injuries.

Ten people were taken to the hospital, including two with serious injuries.

Police say the crash was caused by a tractor trailer with faulty brakes, and the driver was cited for operating an out of service vehicle.

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