Car making newspaper deliveries destroyed by fire in Southampton

Last modified: Tuesday, February 10, 2015

SOUTHAMPTON — A car caught fire and was destroyed while its driver was making newspaper deliveries on Pomeroy Meadow Road early Monday morning, according to Fire Chief John Workman.

Workman said firefighters responded to the blaze around 4:50 a.m., a short time after police got to the scene. The car is considered a total loss, Workman said.

The sole occupant of the vehicle safely escaped. “Luckily, no one was hurt,” Workman said.

The fire remains under investigation, although is not considered suspicious, according to Workman.


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