One person injured in Stuart crash and car fire

Posted at 11:23 PM, Jul 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-25 23:35:12-04

One person was injured when a vehicle crashed and burst into flames in Stuart Monday night, according to the Stuart Police Department.

The victim was flown to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute.

Police say the injuries did not appear to be life threatening. It's unclear if the injuries were from the crash or from burns.

After the incident officers closed the intersection of SE Monterey Road and Federal Highway.