East Hampton F.D. Extinguishes Car Fire on Montauk Highway

A passing Shelter Island firefighter called in a car fire in Wainscott on Monday afternoon, and the East Hampton Fire Department responded to drench the flames.

The car was on Montauk Highway near the Daniels Hole Road intersection. It was reported at 2:46 p.m.

When firefighters arrived, the car was fully engulfed in flames, but the fire was quickly extinguished.

Montauk Highway was temporarily closed due to the incident.

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