Car engulfed in flames on Expressway 83 in Mission

Witnesses say a woman and baby escaped the flames // Viewer Photo

Authorities were at the scene of a vehicle on fire on Expressway 83 in Mission.

The fire happened around 2 p.m. on Expressway 83 near Inspiration Road.

The Mission Police and Fire Department responded to the scene.

Witnesses told Action 4 News a woman a baby escaped the flames of the vehicle.

Mission firefighters quickly put out the flames.

Police said the fire started due to engine issues.

No injuries were reported from the incident.