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Man suffers burns in car fire on 134 Freeway

August 10, 2011 |  9:57 am

Man taken to hospital after truck bursts into flames on 134 Fwy. near Forest Lawn A driver suffered burns to his upper body Tuesday night when his small truck burst into flames on the 134 Freeway near Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The man, who wasn't immediately identified, was taken to a local hospital as Los Angeles firefighters extinguished the blaze in the eastbound lanes, according to 818 Now.

No other injuries were reported. The man was the sole occupant of the vehicle.


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Photo: Firefighters battle a car fire on the 134 Freeway. Credit: Ross A. Benson / Times Community News