Driver burned when car catches fire on Highway 290

By Erin Jones - News Producer

HOUSTON - A driver is recovering from burns after an early morning car fire.

Firefighters responded to reports of a car fire along the Northwest Freeway and Highway 6 around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.

They found a Nissan Altima on fire.

Firefighters said the driver suffered second-degree burns as he was trying to remove items from the vehicle.


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