Car hits tree and catches fire, sheriff's office investigating

Published: Oct. 15, 2014 at 3:22 PM CDT
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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The Craighead County Sheriff's Office is investigating an Wednesday morning crash that destroyed a vehicle.

It happened in Jonesboro just off County Road 431.

Valley View Fire Chief Tony Bittle said fire crews were called out to the crash around 7:40 a.m.

Bittle says the vehicle was in flames when they arrived and they had to call Craighead County Emergency Management to the scene due to a fuel and oil leak.

The woman driving the car was able to make it out of the vehicle before it caught fire.

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