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4 Vehicles Go Up In Flames In Lawndale

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PHILADELPHIA -

Several vehicles go up in flames. Now, police are trying to figure out how the fires started.

It happened along the 500 block of Gilham Street in Lawndale just a short time ago.

Police say they found four cars on fire. Crews quickly put out the flames.

A fire marshal is on the scene. And they also brought in an arson dog.

"Fortunately, no one was injured. However, it is an ongoing investigation because four parked vehicles do not usually just catch on fire for no apparent reason,"Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said.

We have a crew heading to the scene, and we'll have updates throughout the morning.

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