Jaguar Bursts into Flames in Mission Valley - NBC 7 San Diego

Jaguar Bursts into Flames in Mission Valley

The car burst into flames after check-engine light activated driver says

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    A Jaguar burst into flames on the side of a San Diego highway in Mission Valley Monday.

    Four people escaped injury when the car they were riding in caught fire and burned around 10:30 p.m. on the southbound 15, north of Friars Road.

    The driver said he pulled off the road into a gas station after the car began making a clicking noise. He checked the oil and added some to the car then got back on the highway.

    “The check-engine light lit on and 20 minutes later it caught on fire back by where the battery was. So I pulled over and within two minutes it just burst into flames,” the driver told NBC 7 San Diego.

    Jaguar Engulfed in Flames on Highway

    [DGO] Jaguar Engulfed in Flames on Highway
    A Jaguar caught fire around 10:24 p.m. Monday on southbound Interstate 15, north of Friars road.
    (Published Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013)

    The driver said he had just finished his laundry so everything he owned was in the car.

    No one was injured.