Crews Battle Police Cruiser Fire in New Haven

A police cruiser caught fire in New Haven Saturday afternoon.

The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. on Woodward Avenue.

An extra duty officer reported that his car was smoking and shortly after it caught fire, according to officials.

New Haven Fire reported the fire to be fully involved, including the engine compartment and extending into the passenger compartment.

No injuries have been reported.

It is unknown what caused the fire.

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