Three Men Escape Vehicle Fire on I-5
Three men escaped unharmed late Monday afternoon when their 1993 Toyota Camry caught fire and burned at milepost 73 on Interstate-5.
The men noticed smoke coming from under the hood, pulled over and exited the vehicle.
Rural Metro Fire Department arrived and found the engine compartment fully engulfed with the flames entering the passenger compartment. The fire was extinguished in five minutes and there were no injuries.
Traffic northbound lanes were closed for about 30 minutes.