Car Fire Near Jams Temecula Traffic Near I-15 Freeway

A car fire filled the Winchester Road and Jefferson Avenue intersection with smoke in Temecula Wednesday. (Photo: Michel Demma)TEMECULA, CA —The en...

December 29, 2022
2:06 AM

A car fire filled the Winchester Road and Jefferson Avenue intersection with smoke in Temecula Wednesday. (Photo: Michel Demma)TEMECULA, CA —The engine of a white SUV caught fire Wednesday midday at the busy Jefferson Avenue and Winchester Road intersection in Temecula, Patch readers reported.Just before 11 a.m., Cal Fire/Riverside County Firefighters and Riverside County Sheriff's Department arrived to find the single vehicle actively burning. They extinguished the fire by 11:30 a.m., according to a Cal Fire spokesperson.

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