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Car bursts into flames, driver runs from scene

LIMINGTON (WGME) -- A wanted many only draws attention to himself after his car bursts into flames in Limington.

It happened at the corner of Route 11 and Route 117 on Friday,

The fire chief tells CBS 13 News, the driver noticed smoke coming from his car, then got out before it burst into flames.

It turns out, it wasn't necessarily the fire, but a warrant out for his arrest that got the driver running.

Authorities say they were able to catch him.

His name and what he's wanted for are unclear.

As for the fire, firefighters say a mechanical problem is to blame.