E-cigarette may have started car fire in Oswego

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

OSWEGO, Ill (WLS) -- An e-cigarette may have started a car fire on Tuesday in suburban Oswego, authorities said.

The vehicle went up in flames in a Walmart parking lot.

When firefighters arrived, the fire had spread to another vehicle.

There were no reports of injuries.

Investigators say a "vape" e-cigarette was in the center console and that might have sparked the flames.