Car Fire

Body Pulled From Burning Car On Telegraph Road

Witnesses told police they approached the burning vehicle and realized a man was still in the driver’s seat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

A Tesla Model S sedan is seen plugged into a new Tesla Supercharger. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Safety Agency Opens Probe Into Tesla Fires

NHTSA is investigating whether Tesla’s Model S electric car is vulnerable to fires because roadway debris can pierce the car’s underbody and battery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2013

Driver Killed In Fiery Monroe County Crash

Officials say a Mustang GT overturned and burst into flames in Berlin Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

(Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Government Investigating Jeep Liberty Fire Reports

In both cases, a fire began in the area of the master power window switch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2013

The Tesla Model S electric vehicle seen plugged in on the show floor during the press preview at the North American International Auto Show in Cobo Center January 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images)

Tesla Fire Shows Electric Vehicles Face Safety Challenges

When debris on the freeway pierced the battery of a $70,000-plus Tesla Model S and touched off a raging fire, it raised new safety concerns for electric-vehicle owners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2013

Jeep Cherokee. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Feds Probe Jeep Grand Cherokee Ceiling Fires

U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that the ceilings can catch fire in 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2013

(credit: Greg Smith)

Truck Fire Slows Traffic To Crawl On I-696

A truck fire caused problems for commuters traveling I-696 Thursday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

Two Killed After SUV Crashes, Bursts Into Flames

Police say two people were killed when their SUV went off the road, hit a utility pole and burst into flames in Macomb County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

Firefighters battle overwhelming flames after a car crashed into a home on Detroit's east side. (Credit: Matthew Gregoire)

House Engulfed In Flames After Car Crash On Detroit’s East Side

A home on Detroit’s east side burst into flames after a car careened out of control and crashed through one of its brick walls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

Van Bursts Into Flames After Crashing Into DDOT Bus

Police say a motorist was killed in Detroit after their van crashed into the back of a DDOT bus and burst into flames.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013