A vehicle fire on Route 58 near the Harrison Avenue intersection shut down a portion of the road this morning.
A woman driving a sedan was waiting at the Route 58 and Harrison Avenue stoplight when her vehicle caught fire around 10:45 a.m., according to police on the scene.
She was able to escape the vehicle before it was fully engulfed in flames.
Riverhead Fire Department quickly arrived on the scene to stamp out the fire.
The cause of the fire was not immediately apparent.
RiverheadLOCAL photos by Peter Blasl
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