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Pittsburgh Police, Fire Respond to Vehicle Fire in Beltzhoover

Date: January 21, 2020
Incident Type: Stolen Vehicle / Vehicle Fire
Location: Zone 3/ Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police officers from Zone 3 received a report of a vehicle on fire on the 900 block of Eldora Place at around 8:30 p.m.

When they arrived the vehicle was fully engulfed in flames and an unknown person was spotted running from the scene.

Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire arrived to put out the blaze. There were no reports of injuries or exposure of the fire to nearby structures.

Earlier in the evening the vehicle had been reported stolen from Zone 5.

The Fire Investigations Unit will recover the vehicle for processing and will handle the investigation.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz