One person is dead after a car caught fire at a rest area in Mansfield, Massachusetts.
Massachusetts State Police received multiple reports of a car fire at 3:45 p.m. on Sunday. Officials from the State Police Barracks in Foxboro and the North Attleboro Fire department quickly arrived on the scene. The car caught fire at a rest area on the northbound side of I-95.
A single male was inside the vehicle at the time of the fire, police report. A group of good samaritans who saw the flames were able to pull the man from the car as crews from the North Attleboro Fire Department quickly put out the fire.
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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have not released any additional information on how the fire started or the identity of the victim.