PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police responded to a vehicle fire early Wednesday morning.

According to dispatch just after 4 a.m., a SUV was on fire on Chicago Avenue near Frederick Boulevard and Portsmouth Boulevard.

The owner of the SUV's boyfriend tells us they walked inside after starting the vehicle.

Once they came back outside, it was on fire.

Police have not released any further information.

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