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Car catches fire on Governors Drive

Huntsville firefighters were able to put the fire out within minutes.

Posted: Apr. 10, 2018 8:33 AM

Huntsville firefighters were able to quickly put out a vehicle fire on Governors Drive during the Monday morning commute.

A driver said he saw smoke coming from his engine as he drove over Monte Sano just before 8:30 a.m. He pulled onto Monte Sano Boulevard.

Huntsville firefighters were able to put out the fire within a couple of minutes of arriving on the scene.

Traffic on Governors Drive wasn't affected by the incident. One lane of Monte Sano Boulevard at the intersection was blocked while firefighters were on the scene, but traffic was still moving in the area without any problems.

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