Mercedes catches fire in parking lot of Walmart in Clairemont

SAN DIEGO - A car caught fire in a Walmart parking lot in Clairemont Sunday, destroying a vehicle parked next to it and damaging a third car.

The incident happened at the Walmart store on 4840 Shawline Street at about 3:30 p.m., according to authorities.

10News learned a Mercedes-Benz caught fire for unknown reasons, and the flames spread to a car parked next to it.

Crews responded and were able to quickly put the fire out, but the blaze completely destroyed the Mercedes and the second car. A third car had minor heat damage.

No injuries were reported.

The fire is under investigation.

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