Two people transported to hospital after vehicle catches fire in Arlington

Arlington Fire, EMS, and Police all responded to a vehicle fire this evening in the parking lot of the Burlington Coat Factory, 4900 S. Cooper Street.

Dispatched information indicated two people were trapped in the vehicle. Engine 9 arrived and helped extricate two people from the burning vehicle.

Arlington EMS ambulances transported both individuals to the hospital with potential smoke inhalation injuries.

The fire has been contained and emergency responders are working to clear the scene.

The cause of the fire was not indicated.