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Joe Torres has more on an NYPD van that caught fire on the Long Island Expressway. (Teresa Genaro)

An NYPD van burst into flames on the Long Island Expressway on Saturday night.

The van engulfed in flames on the westbound lanes near Woodhaven Boulevard in Queens. Police say an officer pulled over to change a flat tire when van suddenly burst into flames.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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