Car fire on Turnpike extension shuts down traffic in southbound lanes

MIRAMAR, FLA. (WSVN) - A car fire along the Florida Turnpike near the Hard Rock Stadium shut down the southbound lanes.

A Miami-Dade Police officer responded to the scene first where the car could be seen engulfed in flames in Miramar on the Turnpike approaching Northwest 27th Avenue, Tuesday, around 4:45 p.m.

The fire was contained by Miramar Fire Rescue officials, but officials closed off two southbound lanes to clear the scene.

No injuries were reported.

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