Car catches fire in QC

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 28 2012 02:40 PM | Updated as of Jul 28 2012 10:40 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A car carrying 3 passengers caught fire along Elliptical Road in Quezon City on Saturday, authorities said.

Quezon City firefighters immediately responded to the scene to put out the fire, which momentarily snarled traffic in the area.

The vehicle, a blue Kia sedan, is owned by a certain Vanessa Reyes.

SFO2 Renato Gallego said Reyes and her two children came from a hospital and were headed to Commonwealth Avenue when the car caught fire.

Reyes and her two children were not hurt in the incident.

Authorities are still investigating the cause of the fire. -- Report from Robert Mano, dzMM