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September 22, 2016

One man injured after car firebombed in North Philadelphia

One man has been hospitalized after someone firebombed his car in North Philadelphia, The Associated Press reported Thursday.

Firefighters said that the incident happened near Temple University's campus around 5:30 a.m., though no motives have been identified.

The man, whose name hasn't been released, was taken to Temple University Hospital to treat the burns that covered his body.

The Philadelphia Fire Department did not immediately return a request for comment.