BEL AIR, Md. (WJZ) — An elderly man suffered severe burns in a vehicle fire in Bel Air Thursday afternoon.
The fire happened outside a home in the 600 block of Mauser Drive, the state fire marshal’s office said. Neighbors reported hearing an explosion and then seeing a 2017 Mazda CX-5 on fire.READ MORE: Second Victim In Northeast Baltimore Shopping Center Shooting Dies, Police Say
Neighbors pulled the 75-year-old man out of the vehicle before firefighters arrived. Crews were able to put out the blaze.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Cold Front On The Way
The man is still recovering at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore.MORE NEWS: With Recycling Collection Still Bi-Weekly, Councilman Schleifer Suggests Fining DPW Director For Code Violations
Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.