Firefighters extinguish car fire on I-495 in Tewksbury

TEWKSBURY, MASS. (WHDH) - Firefighters extinguished a car that went up in flames on Interstate 495 South Thursday afternoon in Tewksbury.

State Police say that the vehicle caught on fire on I-495 South and the flames spread to the grass with smoke billowing into the air.

The right two lanes were closed for a period of time.

Investigators are looking into what caused the fire.

No additional information has been released.

 

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