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Car bursts into flames

MAHOMET -- A car burst into flames while the driver was changing a flat tire.
MAHOMET -- A car burst into flames while the driver was changing a flat tire. Police say the accident happened Friday night on Route 150.

Cornbelt Fire Department Assistant Chief Steve Elkins says the car had a flat tire, but the driver didn't stop right away and the wheel got hot and burst into flames. The driver got out of the car safely, but the car is totaled.
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