Fire engulfs car — exploding tires and air bags

Wednesday afternoon, en route to cover another story, we came upon a car burning on the side of the road in Wilmington, Delaware. TheBlaze arrived on the scene before police and fire departments.

We recorded raw footage, catching the fire destroying the entire front end of the vehicle, exploding tires and air bags as we watched.

Fortunately, the car’s owner was able to exit the vehicle uninjured just as the fire started.

Image source: TheBlaze / Mike Opelka

TheBlaze/Mike Opelka

The fire was totally extinguished within minutes of the arrival of the Claymont Fire Company. However, significant damage had already been done and the car appears to be a total loss.

Image source: TheBlaze / Mike Opelka

TheBlaze/Mike Opelka

Watch the scene.

Follow the author of this story on Twitter and Facebook:

Read more stories from TheBlaze

Metal Worker Was ‘So Sick and Tired’ of This 9/11 Conspiracy Theory. So He Set Out to Disprove It in Less Than 2 Minutes.

Trump Hit Beck With Nasty Tweet. Soon After, Beck Fired Back Response That Didn’t Require Any Words

Blaze Poll: Who Won the Las Vegas GOP Debate?

Dana Loesch Explodes on ‘Godless Left’ in Furious Rant: ‘I Do Have a Problem…and I’m Not Watching My Language’

Hillary Clinton Has ‘News’ for GOP Field: ‘Terrorists Use Guns to Kill Americans’

Leave a Reply