No Injuries in Early Morning Car Fire

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Authorities in Schofield say no one was injured in an early morning car fire.

Crews were called to Perkins restaurant on Grand Avenue in Schofield shortly after 3:00 a.m. Monday morning for reports of smoke coming from a car in the parking lot. Flames were visible by the time fire fighters arrived.

An officer with the Everest Metro Police Department tells NewsChannel 7 one person who was in the car at the time the fire started was able to escape safely.

The fire is believed to have started in the engine compartment but the cause is still under investigation.

Stay with NewsChannel 7 and for more information as it becomes available.

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