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Car Plummets Nine Stories in Garage Before Bursting Into Flames in Downtown Miami

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    Investigation Underway After Car Falls From Miami Elevator

    An investigation is underway after a car fell off an elevator and burst into flames at a downtown Miami parking garage. NBC 6's Marissa Bagg reports.

    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019)

    Heavy smoke billowed from a parking garage as crews worked to extinguish a car fire Tuesday in downtown Miami.

    The fire started in a parking garage that utilizes vehicle elevators to take cars up to parking spaces in the 100 block of Biscayne Boulevard, according to Miami Fire Rescue. 

    For unknown reasons, an unoccupied vehicle broke through a safety gate, fell nine floors down to the bottom elevator shaft and burst into flames, fire officials said.

    There were no reported injuries. Neighboring businesses were not affected.

    Car Bursts Into Flames After Garage Plunge

    [MI] Car Bursts Into Flames After Garage Plunge

    A car plummeted nine stories at a downtown Miami parking garage before bursting into flames. NBC 6's Erika Glover reports.

    (Published Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019)

    Footage showed heavy smoke billowing from the high-rise building.

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