Caught on video: Good Samaritans jump to action, help woman after rollover crash

A crashed car is seen Wednesday night, Nov. 29, 2017, on Highway 178 in Kern County, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

A driver rolled her SUV Wednesday night on Highway 178 near the mouth of the Kern River canyon.

Eyewitness News arrived on scene before emergency workers got there and captured video of good Samaritans jumping to action to help the woman inside the overturned vehicle.

The woman was traveling westbound on the 178 when she clipped another vehicle, lost control and flipped, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The woman was taken to the hospital with minor to moderate injuries.

The crash caused both lanes of the 178 to be closed down for nearly an hour.

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