The incident occurred around 3:30 a.m. at the corner of Nordhoff Street and Woodman Avenue.
The driver of the car lost control of the vehicle, which went up on the sidewalk, smashed into a gas pump and ended up on its roof.
Firefighters arrived on scene and knocked down the blaze.
A woman inside the car was taken to the hospital. Her condition was not immediately known. No other injuries were reported.