Car catches fire Monday on I-75 near Lexington

October 28, 2013 

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The occupants of this car escaped unhurt after it caught fire Monday morning on Interstate 75 near Lexington.

PHOTO BY GERARD GERHARD — Herald-Leader Buy Photo

Firefighters were trying to determine what caused a car fire Monday morning on Interstate 75 near Lexington. It happened just after 9 a.m. in the northbound lanes near Newtown Pike. Lexington fire department spokesman Joe Best said the four-door sedan was engulfed in flames when crews arrived. The occupants got out of the car unscathed, he said.

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