CURRITUCK, N.C. (WAVY) - A vehicle burst into flames on US 158 in Currituck County Wednesday afternoon.
Highway Patrol and the Currituck Fire Department responded to the scene around 2 p.m.
The driver of the vehicle was transported to Albemarle Hospital in Elizabeth City with non-life threatening injuries, according to NC Highway Patrol Sgt. Thomas White.
There is no word on what sparked the fire.
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