JUST IN: Car blaze next to gas pump causes alarm

HURON A car's engine caught fire next to a gas pump at the Shell gas station off Rye Beach Road in Huron shortly after noon today. The driver broke down at the gas pump, walked to get help and the car started smoking.
CWelch
Apr 20, 2010

 

HURON

A car's engine caught fire next to a gas pump at the Shell gas station off Rye Beach Road in Huron shortly after noon today.

The driver broke down at the gas pump, walked to get help and the car started smoking.

The gas station is closed while Huron firefighters try to open the hood and extinguish the flames. A small flame is seen on the ground underneath the car.

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