Vehicle catches fire at gas station in Montgomery Co.

A vehicle caught fire at a gas station in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, on Tuesday morning.

Montgomery County Fire and EMS said they are investigating the fire that started in a Sunoco on Colesville Road and East-West Highway.

Officials said the vehicle was at the gas pump while it ignited, and the attendant shut the pump off before crews arrived.

No one was hurt, and the fire has since been put out.

Below is a map of where the fire took place:



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