Car catches fire in Benton County Monday night following crash

Car Fire Benton County
Credit: McKenna Lysher

BENTON CO., Wash. — Firefighters responded to a crash in Benton County Monday night that escalated into a fire, according to Benton County Fire District 1.

Benton County Fire District 1 says the crash happened Monday night, and their response was quickly upgraded to a car fire.

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Video sent to KAPP-KVEW Monday night shows firefighters working to contain a car fully engulfed in flames on the side if I-82.

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Everyone involved in the crash managed to get out of the car safely, according to Benton County Fire District 1.

Benton County Fire District 1 says fire units were able to safely put out the fire in the car.

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