Traffic is backed up in Brookfield Township near Hubbard after a car was completely burnt.

The incident took place on Route 62 Northbound in Brookfield between Bedford and Hubbard Thomas Road.

Brookfield Police Chief, Dan Faustino tells 21 News that the car was "fully engulfed" and a viewer described the car as being "completely burnt to a crisp."

Photos sent by a viewer show backed up traffic and Brookfield Police and Fire crews assisting at the scene.

Chief Faustino tells us he does not know what caused the incident, but confirms that everyone got out of the vehicle safely and that there were no reported injuries.

21 News is working to learn more about this incident and has sent a crew to the scene to gather more information. Stay connected for the latest updates.