Six hospitalized due to car fire in Boynton Beach
BOYNTON BEACH, FL – Six people suffered critical injuries after a car fire in Boynton Beach on Sunday night, according to Boca News Now.
The victims were in a northbound vehicle on Florida’s Turnpike when the incident occurred near mile marker 86 around 9:20 p.m.
It is not clear what caused the fire. There was no accident and police are investigating whether it was a mechanical failure or caused by one of the passengers.
One of the victims, a child, was airlifted to St. Mary’s Medical Center. The other five occupants were also hospitalized with critical burns.
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