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Car engulfed in flames on Florida's Turnpike in west Miami-Dade County

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Firefighters were called to a car fire on Florida's Turnpike Friday afternoon just after 5 p.m.

Sky 10 was above the scene as firefighters worked to extinguish the flames.

The car was seen on the side of the highway's southbound lanes engulfed in flames, near the exit for State Road 836 in West Miami-Dade County.

Authorities have not said whether anyone was inside the car when the fire broke out.

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