Driver suffers minor injuries in fiery crash

By Vic Micolucci, General assignment reporter, vic@wjxt.com
Published On: Aug 06 2014 09:33:07 AM EDT
Updated On: Jun 30 2014 05:08:22 PM EDT
SUV on fire at Jacksonville Beach
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. -

The driver of an SUV suffered only minor injuries in a fiery crash with a parked van at Jacksonville Beach on Monday afternoon, according to police.

The crash happened on Third Street South near Sixth Avenue South at about 4 p.m.Fiery crash

Police said the SUV was heading northbound when it crashed into the back of a utility van, which then hit a sedan.

The van and the sedan were not occupied.

A fire broke out, mainly in the van.

The driver went to a hospital after the crash.

It's unclear what caused the wreck.

Northbound lanes of Third Street were closed to traffic.

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