Crews fight late night car fire on Bruce Hwy

FIRE crews have attended the scene of a car fire that broke out on the Bruce Hwy at Glenwood near Arborten Rd.

The Nissan Patrol was engulfed by flames but the caravan attached to the vehicle was able to a saved.

The fire had spread to nearby grass when crews arrived just after 10pm on Friday, according to a spokesman from the police service.

The cause of the blaze is yet to be confirmed.

A spokesman from Queensland Fire and Rescue said it took about 10 minutes for an urban fire crew and rural appliance to extinguish the flames.



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