Vehicle Catches Fire at McDonald’s on East Silver Springs Blvd.
Ocala Fire Rescue arrived at 12:41 PM, to 3215 E. Silver Springs Boulevard, where a vehicle fire was reported. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered a plume of smoke and flames protruding from the front a gray sedan parked at McDonald’s. Using a pre-connected hose line, extending from the fire engine, firefighters attacked the flames. The fire was contained to the vehicle, and extinguished by 12:47 PM.
No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. Ocala Fire Rescue reminds residents that in case of a vehicle fire they should pull over and away from structures or other vehicles, get out, and call 9-1-1.