A driver is lucky to be alive after an early morning crash Saturday.
Middleborough firefighters responded to the area of 176 Marion Road for a single car motor vehicle accident where the automobile had caught fire after the crash.
Units arrived on scene to find a car in flames and quickly extinguished the vehicle.
The operator had self extricated from the automobile according to the Middleboro Fire Department.
The operator sustained minor injuries and was transported to Morton Hospital.