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Ute goes up in flames, Mount Pleasant

Queensland Ambulance Service Boonah.

A ute has gone up in flames in Mount Pleasant this afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the scene on the Bruce Highway near Hicks Road at 2.50pm.

Crews managed to extinguish the fire a short time later but the car was destroyed.

One person was treated for smoke inhalation and was taken to the Mackay Base Hospital in a stable condition.

The fire is not being treated as suspicious.