Teen cited after vehicle crashes, catches fire in Miami County

MIAMI COUNTY — An 18-year-old driver will be cited after the vehicle they were driving went off the roadway and caught fire in Miami County Saturday morning.

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Sheriff’s from Miami County say the teen was traveling north on Wildcat Road and reportedly blew a stop sign near Ross Road, causing the vehicle to crash onto private property.

Authorities say the vehicle spun, continued into a tree-line, hit a fence, and then caught fire.

Crews responded to the fully engulfed vehicle around 5:40 a.m., per initial reports.

The driver was not injured and will be cited for failure to control and failure to stop at a stop sign.