Several cars on fire near Royal Palm on Tuesday evening


Several cars are on fire in a lot near Royal Palm Beach Tuesday evening, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

Crews were called to the 800 block of Pike Road, between Southern Boulevard and Belvedere Road and just west of Florida’s Turnpike, where several vehicles are on fire in a towing lot. As of 9:30 p.m., Pike Road was closed to traffic.

Officials report the fire is under control at this time, but the cause is unknown. A fire investigator is at the scene.

Authorities did not say if anyone was injured in the fire.

Check back for more on this developing story. 



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