The University of Central Florida Police Department tweeted a UCF Alert at around 11:45 on Tuesday about a car fire on campus.

*UCF ALERT* Fire Dept and Police are on scene of a vehicle fire at Garage F. Stay clear of East Plaza and West Plaza.


Orange County Fire Rescue responded quickly to the scene, using a ladder to reach the car that was up in flames.

Student of car that set fire is talked to UCFPD & OC Incident Command saying wires could have been at fault because the car was overheating in morning. The car owner described what may have been light smoke coming from the car in morning before the incident.

Nobody was hurt, according to UCFPD spokesperson Courtney Gilmartin.

The all clear was given at Garage F and all roads have been opened.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.