SYLMAR (CBSLA) — Actor Danny Trejo was in the right place at the right time Wednesday when he was able to help a child trapped in an overturned vehicle in Sylmar.

The “Machete” actor happened to be in the area when an SUV and a car collided just after 3 p.m. near Hubbard Street and Jackman Avenue.

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Trejo and a female witness reportedly climbed into one of the vehicles that had overturned in the crash and unbuckled a young child that was trapped inside.

Trejo then carried the child to safety where he rendered aid while waiting for firefighters to arrive.

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The Los Angeles Fire Department reported those involved suffered minor injuries.

It was not immediately known what caused the crash but there were reports of one vehicle possibly running a red light.

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LAPD was conducting an investigation on the crash.