NEWFIELD, N.Y. — Officials responded to a vehicle fire on Route 13 in Newfield Monday afternoon.

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Police were called to the scene around 12:15 p.m. on the 1300 block of Route 13.

Tompkins County Sheriff’s deputies and the Newfield Fire Department were at the scene and appeared to be putting out hot spots in a white van before it was towed away.

The right two lanes were closed and traffic in the area was temporarily delayed. It’s unknown if there are any injuries at this time.

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