Porsche caught fire on Craycroft and Sunrise

Vehicle on fire on Sunrise and Craycroft

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Rural Metro Firefighters responded to a residence on Craycroft and Sunrise at 5:45 a.m. on Thursday morning after reports of smoke coming from a residential garage.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, they found heavy smoke coming from the garage. The family living in the home was able to evacuate safely.

Firefighting crews found heavy smoke coming from a Porsche vehicle, which they were able to distinguish quickly and the fire did not extend to the home.

The fire is known to have started in the engine compartment of the vehicle, but the exact cause as to how the fire started is still under investigation.

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