- Pineville Fire Department was dispatched to a car fire on
Pineville Matthews Rd. under I-485. Pineville Police were on
scene advising heavy fire coming from engine compartment.
Pineville E3 and R12 arrived and began fire attack on the
engine compartment of a late model minivan. E3 crews made a
successful knock down of the fire with no injuries to
civilians or firefighters. The fire was contained to the
engine compartment area with heat and smoke damage being
done to the passenger compartment. The cause of the fire is
believed to be electrical.