Crews respond to Greensboro vehicle fire at gas station

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Crews cleaned up an accidental vehicle fire at a Greensboro Sunoco Sunday, according to Greensboro police. The driver pulled up to the Sunoco on Bessemer Avenue and as he was pumping gas, he heard a pop and spewing noises. Then the car caught fire. Authorities arrived at 6:10 and the situation was under control in around 10 minutes, police say. The total price of damages is estimated to be $28,000. Police say damage to the building is estimated at $25,000 and damage to the car is estimated at $3,000. The car was running while the driver pumped the gas. Someone hit the emergency shut off valve for the gas pump. The Sunoco is not selling gas right now.

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