When encountered with a vehicle fire, it is very important to call 911. These fires are very dangerous, not only because of the actual flames but also because of the fumes that are emitted while the fire burns and the possibility of an explosion. Vehicle fires include chemicals such as different engine fluids and gasoline.
Firefighters are well trained to address situations like these. The City of Longwood firefighters have experience putting out some vehicle fires during a training exercise. It is important to read more about vehicle fires and safety measures you should take if you are faced with a situation like this.