Honda Prelude burst into flames when driver tries to start it

 Fire destroyed a car at Veterans park Thursday morning.

The Honda Prelude was engulfed in flames by the time Kern County firefighters arrived.

There were no injuries.

Firefighters said the car was parked on East Kern. When the driver tried to start it, the engine malfunctioned and the car caught fire. She exited the car before the fire spread.

Firefighters has the fire under control in minutes, but the car was a total loss