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Police: 2 drivers escape car fire in Yonkers

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Officials say two drivers escaped a car fire Tuesday morning after one vehicle hit another and burst into flames. Officials say two drivers escaped a car fire Tuesday morning after one vehicle hit another and burst into flames.
A suspicious fire closed Yonkers High School A suspicious fire closed Yonkers High School
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Officials say two drivers escaped a car fire Tuesday morning after one vehicle hit another and burst into flames.

They say the accident happened on Yonkers Avenue around 12:40 a.m.

Police say one driver reported hurting his knee, while the other driver was not hurt.

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They say it took emergency crew about an hour to put out the fire and clear the roadway.

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