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Car catches fire after hitting a tree

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (IUSTV News) – A car caught fire after crashing into a tree early Monday morning, according to the Monroe Fire Protection District (MFD).

Firefighters with MFD and the Ellettsville Fire Department responded to W Maple Grove Rd this morning around 2:40 a.m. for a report of a car accident.

When crews arrived on the scene, they found a car completely engulfed in flames.

The passengers were able to get out of the car on their own and released from the scene.