An alarming number of Tampa Bay area residents are driving vehicles that could potentially explode. ABC Action News reports that a popular make and model of automobile are spontaneously bursting into flames.

There is a growing concern for drivers in the Tampa Bay area regarding the number of Kia vehicles that are unexpectedly catching fire. And Tampa Bay isn’t the only area experiencing these problems.

Hundreds of people around the country have reported the same issue to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration regarding their Kia vehicle. So far the manufacturer has not been very fourth coming with the inspection information on this problem.

We suggest that if you own a Kia, that you contact your local dealership to find out more information on possible recalls for your particular model.

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Rich Fields is a veteran radio broadcaster who is best known for having been the Announcer on the Price is Right. He is also an Emmy Award winning Meteorologist .

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