E-cigarette may be to blame for car fire in Wal-Mart parking lot

E-Cigarette May Be To Blame For Car Fire In Wal-Mart Parking Lot

OSWEGO, Ill. – Authorities say an e-cigarette may be to blame for a car fire in the parking lot of a suburban Wal-Mart over the weekend.

A Chevy Trailblazer up in flames Saturday in the parking lot of the Oswego Wal-Mart.

Fire fighters rushed to the scene, but it took several minutes before they extinguished the blaze, which spread to a second car.

Authorities suspect this monster blaze started from an e-cigarette left in the Trailblazer's center console.

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E-cigarette may be to blame for car fire in Wal-Mart parking lot
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: E-Cigarettes are sold at the V-Revolution E-Cigarette shop in Covent Garden on August 27, 2014 in London, England. The Department of Health have ruled out the outlawing of 'e-cigs' in enclosed spaces in England, despite calls by WHO, The World Health Organisation to do so. WHO have recommended a ban on indoor smoking of e-cigs as part of tougher regulation of products dangerous to children. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Different flavours for E-Cigarettes are sold at the V-Revolution E-Cigarette shop in Covent Garden on August 27, 2014 in London, England. The Department of Health have ruled out the outlawing of 'e-cigs' in enclosed spaces in England, despite calls by WHO, The World Health Organisation to do so. WHO have recommended a ban on indoor smoking of e-cigs as part of tougher regulation of products dangerous to children. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
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