According to the Hamden Fire Department, the car fire extended into a brush fire before being extinguished.
Crews are currently on the scene investigating the blaze. Officials say a fuel tank rupture may be to blame for the fire.
Parkway IC reports fuel tank rupture at car fire, crews working to extinguish. RT 15 SB Ex 60 is shut down for ops. No injuries reported.
— Hamden Fire Dept (@HamdenFireDept) July 23, 2017
No injuries have been reported at this time.