Highway 33 was temporarily closed due to a vehicle fire Saturday morning

Car catches fire on Hwy 33

A vehicle caught fire on Highway 33 in the Joe Rich area Saturday morning, temporarily closing the road.

The fire occurred around 10:15 a.m. near the Joe Rich Fire Department.

Video from the scene shows the vehicle fully engulfed in flames along the side of the road, causing delays for passing motorists.

A witness said fire crews had knocked down the fire and the road had been reopened at about 10:40 a.m.

It's not clear what caused the fire.

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