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Thursday, Oct 3
Tesla lower after Model S catches fire
- Tesla Motors (TSLA) says a fire which started in a Model S began in the vehicle's battery pack following an accident.
- Firefighters had to use a dry chemical extinguisher to douse the flames at the accident site near Seattle.
- The driver of the car said a metal object was struck which caused the fire. (YouTube video of fire).
- TSLA -3.5% premarket to $174.59.