Woman hospitalized following car fire near Tyler
One woman was taken a local hospital this evening, after her car caught fire.
The fire sparked just before 3:45 p.m. on Lavender road just north of Tyler. Firefighters say they received a call that a woman had been driving when her car began to smoke. The car then burst into flames.
The woman was able to get out before the front of the vehicle was engulfed.
Firefighters quickly arrived on scene and put the blaze out.
The woman was taken to a local hospital for smoke inhalation.