The Highway Patrol is investigating why a car went up in flames while it was being driven on NC 43 in Pitt county Saturday night.
According to troopers it happened around 6 p.m. near Stokestown St. John Rd.
Troopers say the driver and passengers inside were able to get out safely.
The cause of the fire is unknown right now.
A portion of the road was closed off for about 20 minutes, but is now reopened.