Florida Highway Patrol

One Person Killed in NW Miami-Dade Vehicle Fire: FHP

One person died when a car caught fire in northwest Miami-Dade Saturday afternoon.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a report of a vehicle fire on Okeechobee Road and Krome Avenue around 4:30 p.m.

FHP trooper Joe Sanchez confirmed that one person died in the blaze.

It is unclear what started the fire.

No other information was immediately released.

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