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Life Threatening Injuries for Victim of South Orange Car Fire

By rlsmetro on
South Orange

South Orange Police are investigating a car fire that sent one person to the hospital suffering critical injuries overnight.

Emergency responders were called to the 300 block of Scotland Road at around 3:30 a.m after they received reports of a crash with serious injuries.

Upon their arrival, firefighters extinguished the fire that engulfed a car at that location.

According to officials, emergency crews pulled an unconscious and unresponsive person from the vehicle then provided life-saving medical techniques shortly before rushed the victim to University Hospital in Newark.

The incident remains under investigation.