Car fire closes southbound lanes on Roosevelt Boulevard

A car fire is causing a major traffic headache on the Roosevelt Boulevard in East Falls.

It happened around 4 p.m. Thursday on the southbound lanes between the exits for Ridge Avenue/ Kelly Drive and I-76 east. 

SKYFOX flew over the scene Thursday.

SKYFOX showed flames pouring out of the car. Commuters should avoid the area.

So far, no word on any injuries. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.