Posted on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 2:56 pm
Brooklyn, NY (May 18, 2019) – Firefighters and various other emergency responders arrived at the scene of a car fire that took place at a Brooklyn intersection on May 13.
Police are still not sure what caused the fire, but they said that the person who owned the car was tragically killed at the scene of the fire due to severe trauma.
The incident took place at the intersection of 39th Street and 12th Avenue around 3:00 a.m. and firefighters had the fire under control within about 10 minutes.
NYPD and Fire Marshals continue to take a closer look at what led to the fire. The damages to the vehicle were severe.
The investigation continues at this time.
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