Car Fire Holds Up Traffic

Published 06/21 2014 05:49PM

Updated 06/21 2014 05:53PM

June 21, 2014 - Both northbound lanes on I-79 near the Saegertown exit were blocked because a vehicle caught fire around three this afternoon.

The driver was traveling north when a passing motorist flagged her attention to let her know that her vehicle was on fire.

She was able to pull off the roadway and exit the vehicle safely.

The car was engulfed in flames when Hayfield Fire Department arrived on scene.

There were no injuries reported.

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