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UPDATE: Man, dog rescued from burning truck

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Emergency officials responded to an accident where a vehicle caught fire Thursday evening. Emergency officials responded to an accident where a vehicle caught fire Thursday evening.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Emergency officials responded to an accident where a vehicle caught fire Thursday evening.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. near New Hanover High School.

Lt. Yanacek with the Wilmington Police Department said that after crashing, the vehicle caught on fire, and the driver began having a seizure.

Witnesses rushed to help the man and his dog escape the burning truck.

Yanacek said there were no serious injuries involved with the incident.

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