Third vehicle fire in last week extinguished by local fire crews

Seminole County Fire Department crews extinguished another vehicle fire on Thursday morning, marking at least the third-such incident that has taken place in the local area in the past week.

According to SCFD, on Thursday morning, a vehicle fire broke out along a road in an Altamonte Springs community.

SCFD crews extinguish vehicle fire in Altamonte Springs
Seminole County Fire Department firefighters extinguish a vehicle fire in Altamonte Springs on September 8

Engine 11 responded to the fire and extinguished the fully involved vehicle.

No injuries were reported.

The vehicle fire follows a collection of similar incidents that have taken place all around Orange and Seminole County over the past several weeks.

This week, a vehicle became engulfed in flames while traveling along Red Bug Lake Road.

Over the weekend, a separate car caught fire while driving along I-4 near Universal Studios.

Last Thursday, fire crews responded to a vehicle fire that ignited on Horatio Avenue in Maitland.

Most Popular

21-year-old motorcyclist killed in Seminole County accident

A 21-year-old man was killed last night after his motorcycle was struck by another vehicle while he was attempting to turn.

Orlando officials break ground on new fire station

On Tuesday, November 22, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Fire Chief Charlie Salazar, and members of the Dover Shores community celebrated the groundbreaking of the new Orlando Fire Department Station 11.

65-year-old man killed while crossing U.S. Hwy 1

A 65-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed while he was attempting to cross U.S. Highway 1 on Wednesday.

P is for Pie cites staff shortage, supply chain costs in closing bakery after 10 years

A bakery in Audubon Park has served up its last slice of pie.

Man found dead in Sanford apartment after gunshots heard by neighbors

A man was found dead in his apartment by local police after neighbors reported hearing gunshots in the area.

Dave’s Hot Chicken opens second Florida location in Altamonte Springs

A Nashville-style chicken restaurant has expanded its footprint in Central Florida with the opening of its second location.
Orlando
broken clouds
70.2 ° F
71.7 °
66.9 °
97 %
1mph
75 %
Sat
80 °
Sun
84 °
Mon
79 °
Tue
80 °
Wed
75 °