A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A WITN viewer captured video of flames shooting from the hood of a vehicle shortly before firefighters arrived Thursday. The video was submitted via Carolina Camera on witn.com.
It shows large flames coming from a vehicle off Old Firetower Road in Pitt County shortly before noon Thursday. A short time later, you see fire and EMS crews arrive to try to contain the blaze.
There's been no word on any injuries or the cause of the fire.