TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A vehicle was engulfed in a fire Thursday after hitting a deer on the Kansas Turnpike.

The car was carrying several people, but the Kansas Highway Patrol confirmed there were no injuries.

A vehicle burst into flames Thursday morning after the car hit a deer in the early morning hours. (KSNT Photo/Michael K. Dakota)

The vehicle was extinguished quickly by firefighters when they arrived on the scene around 5:30 a.m.

The fire slowed traffic in the northbound lane for about two hours.