Body camera video shows Clearwater firefighters battling car fire

- Clearwater Fire Rescue released body-camera video on Saturday that shows firefighters at the scene of a car fire.

Officials said the car fire happened Saturday January 6 on the Courtney Campbell Causeway.

The driver of the vehicle noticed smoke coming from his car and pulled over on the access road of the causeway. He was able to get out unharmed, officials said.

The car burst into flames minutes later. In the video, the windows can be seen shattering while firefighters extinguished the fire.

It's unclear what sparked the fire. 

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