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Battery underneath Metrorail car catches fire

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The Metrorail car that was evacuated after its battery caught on fire. The Metrorail car that was evacuated after its battery caught on fire.

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- A battery underneath a Metrorail train car caught on fire in Northwest Miami-Dade, forcing passengers to evacuate.

Officials said the incident occurred along Northwest 79th Place and 77th Street, Sunday.

Fire crews put out the blaze. All of the passengers were evacuated safely.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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