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Car Fire

North Bergen Junkyard Fire

Fire Rips Through Multiple Vehicles At North Bergen, N.J. Junkyard

Several cars went up in flames late Friday afternoon at a junkyard in North Bergen, N.J.

03/14/2014

Alyssa Marie Fox (CBS 2)

L.I. Woman Meets With ‘Guardian Angels’ Who Saved Her From Burning Car

A woman who was injured in a fiery car crash on Long Island met with her two rescuers Tuesday, they are forever united after the harrowing experience.

03/11/2014

A sports utility vehicle that became fully engulfed in flames after a crash on the Long Island Expressway. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: L.I. Man Rescued By Good Samaritan Just Before Car Bursts Into Flames

John Boisseau, 37, of Sound Beach was driving on the Long Island Expressway when he lost control of his vehicle, veered off the road and struck a tree near exit 55 in Brentwood around 2 a.m. Friday, police said.

10/18/2013

Queens Arson Suspect

Suspect Wanted In Car, Trash Fires In Queens

Police were searching Sunday night for a suspect who set a car on fire, and is also suspected in several trash fires, in the Sunnyside section of Queens.

08/18/2013

The wreckage of a truck can be seen as firefighters battle a blaze on the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge on Aug. 16, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Outbound Outer Lane Reopens On Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge; Delays Continue

The truck was fully engulfed in flames and thick black smoke could be seen coming up from the bridge.

08/16/2013

Mark Harmon

NCIS Star Mark Harmon: A Real-Life Hero To One California Man

You know Mark Harmon as Special Agent Gibbs in the hit CBS show NCIS, but for one California man, Harmon is a real-life hero.

05/21/2013

Roslyn Harbor Car Fire

Car Catches Fire After 80-Year-Old Woman Strikes Utility Pole

An 80-year-old woman’s car caught fire after she drove into a utility pole that collapsed and caused an electrical fire on Long Island on Saturday afternoon, police said.

04/03/2011

Authorities investigate the car fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Fatal Car Fire Investigation Continues

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

10/10/2010

CBS2NEWS - Crime Scene

Police Seeking Answers After Fatal Car Fire In Queens

Police are looking for answers after a fatal car fire in Queens. Firefighters put out the flames before finding a person in the rear seat of the vehicle. The victim died a short time later.

10/10/2010