All three victims are listed in critical condition.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– A car fire that happened at about 2:00 a.m. overnight has left three people injured.
The fire took place at a Flying J Travel Center. The fire marshal on the scene said that it appeared to be accidental.
According to authorities, one passenger lit a cigarette while a full gas can was in the backseat.
All three injured passengers have been taken to a local hospital for third-degree burns.