A BMW in Springettsbury Township caught on fire Friday afternoon.

The fire occurred on the 1800 block of East Street. It was called in at 1:15, according to York County 911.

Kim Ziegler, the owner of the vehicle, said her son was moving her BMW into her garage, out of the path of snowstorm Jonas, when the front of the vehicle caught fire. Her son jumped to safety. The vehicle was totaled.

The fire was described as accidental by York Area United Fire and Rescue Battalion Chief Richard Anderson.

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