Car fire in Oceanside
SAN DIEGO, CA – The California Highway Patrol reports of a car fire at the intersection of Interstate 15 and State Route 76 this morning. Police received calls about the incident at around 10:47 a.m. and soon arrived at the scene. They found a silver Kia on fire on top of the hill near Lilac Bridge. Flames were coming up from under the car, and the driver was still in the vehicle.
Emergency responders were able to rescue the driver. It’s unclear at this time if the motorist was injured in the fire. Our team will update you when we know more.
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