Drivers passing by the scene snapped photos of the car fully engulfed in flames.
The California Highway Patrol responded to the report of a car fire around 2 p.m. on Monday, the LA Times said. Two off-duty nurses near the scene apparently aided the driver in escaping the burning vehicle. The cause of the incident was not immediately known.
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