Car Fire Extinguished by Bensalem Fire Department

Bensalem Fire Rescue were at the scene of a car fire on Old Lincoln Highway.

A car caught fire as a result of a traffic accident Thursday morning, according to the fire department.

"One vehicle caught fire after the accident," Battalion Chief Robert Sponheimer said.

He said that Bensalem Fire Rescue responded and extinguished the fire. Since the fire was a result of a traffic accident, he said the Bensalem Police Department will be investigating.

The fire department posted a photo on Twitter of a firefighter extinguishing the flames of a car fire that took place on Old Lincoln Highway. The photo was posted around 9:30 a.m.

Susan February 07, 2013 at 04:46 PM
just curious why you report a car fire and not the horrific accident last night at Hulmeville & Byberry rds?
Jesseka Kadylak February 07, 2013 at 04:49 PM
Thanks for the comment, Susan. I'm still waiting on details from that accident... and I wasn't at the scene so I don't have any photos to post. I hope to have something up later today.
Susan February 07, 2013 at 04:53 PM
thanks, just hoping everyone survived, it was bad
Ryan Thompson February 07, 2013 at 07:42 PM
Yes I think every one survived I don't know much on what happened I just know it wasn't good when my truck pulled up on scene.
Liz February 11, 2013 at 09:24 PM
Good job as always 222!!!!


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