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Hot Car Puts Brakes On Wake County Commute

Posted May 13, 2004 5:45 a.m. EDT

— A fire put the brakes on a local commute Thursday.

Glenn Hunt's car burst into flames Thursday on Highway 70. Hunt and his fiancee noticed the car smoking, so they pulled over and got out just in time.

Hunt's 1978 Cadillac erupted a short time later.