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Car hits pole burst into flames on MacArthur road

Whitehall Township

Car burst into flames after crashing

At 9:00pm Tuesday evening, Lehigh County Pennsylvania 9-1-1 transmitted a rescue box for Whitehall Township at Meineke Muffler on MacArthur Road for a car fire sending 3 Engines and 2 Rescues with Police and Medic 62. Reports were coming in for a fully-involved car. Police arrived to find a Dodge Charger into a pole and engulfed in flames.

Firefighter from Engine 3 Whitehall attacks car fire

While enroute, radio reports were transmitted stating the occupants were being pulled out of the car and that they didn’t know how many people were inside.

Engine 3 arrived and stretched a hand line and started to make a hit on the car. All the occupants were out of the car upon arrival of the FD and were in the field next to the crash.