Fire Ignites Five Vehicles at Avis Rental Car at Newark Airport

Newark firefighters have extinguished a fire at Avis Car Rental, located at 23 Lindbergh Road at Newark Airport.

According to fire officials, at approximately 7:11 p.m., Newark firefighters along with Port Authority firefighters responded to the second floor of the rental company’s parking garage.

Crews observed three vehicles that were fully engulfed by the fire, which extended to two additional cars.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze within 20 minutes through a combination of water, foam and dry chemicals.

No injuries were reported.

The exact cause of the fire is being investigated by the Port Authority Fire Department.