GLEN ROCK, NJ - A Wallington woman escaped injury yesterday in spite of her vehicle erupting with fire as she drove on Harristown Road.

On Tuesday morning, July 14, the woman was driving along Harristown Road in her 2012 Ford Explorer "when she heard her vehicle making a noise and pulled off of the main road into the Indian Rock Townhouse complex along West Pamrapo Court," Chief Dean Ackermann said. 

The woman discovered her vehicle was on fire. 

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DPW employees working in the area observed the fire and notified police who responded along with Glen Rock Fire Fighters, Ackermann said. "The vehicle was completely destroyed and there was some damage to the landscaping at the complex."

The Chief said there were no injuries.