Speeding SUV catches fire, passengers unhurt

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Jan 2018 10:23:26


Staff Reporter,


A SPEEDING SUV all of a sudden caught fire and turned into scrap at four-lane highway in Supela, Bhilai on Tuesday morning. However, all the four persons travelling in the car escaped unhurt following the fire mishap.

As per the information received from police sources at about 8 am on Tuesday, a speeding SUV all of a sudden caught fire near Chouhan Estate in Supela, Bhilai. The police said that however, on information BSP fire brigade squads rushed to the troubled location but by that time the car was reduced to scrap.

The persons travelling in the car managed to jump out of the vehicle and escaped unhurt in the process. When contacted, Achaljeet Singh Bhatia told the newspaper that his uncle Kuldeep Singh was on wheels of the car and his father Rajpal Singh Bhatia along with his two cousins, all residents of Galaxy Chowk, Bhilai-3, were travelling in the car. He informed that as soon as they noticed the emission of smoke they jumped out and managed to spare themselves from burns. They were heading towards Dongargarh to attend a marriage ceremony when the mishap occurred.