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'Good Samaritans' Credited With Saving Driver's Life In I-95 Crash

'Good Samaritans' Credited With Saving Driver's Life In I-95 Crash

NORTH STONINGTON — Several people who stopped to help the driver of a heavy duty wrecker that crashed on I-95 Friday morning may have saved the man's life, state police said. The driver, identified by state police as John Martins, 52, of Pawtucket, R.I., had just finished responding to a crash scene off I-95 in Groton. He was driving north on I-95 when the vehicle blew a tire and veered off the road, state police said. The wrecker hit a bridge parapet and a rope wire guardrail before careening down the 1,000-foot embankment located in the center median, state police said. The vehicle struck a tree at the bottom of the embankment and then caught fire, they said. Before...

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