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Bhubaneswar: At least four persons had a narrow escape after the car in which they were traveling caught fire on the busy Jaydev Vihar-Nanadankanan route here on Wednesday.
The reason behind the fire is yet to be known.
According to sources, the incident took place near NALCO Bhawan when at least four people were traveling in a car with the registration number OD-02G-8636. They were going towards Jaydev Vihar from Patia area.
“I saw smoke emitting from behind the car. Soon, the car caught fire. The people inside the car were unaware of the danger. But on being alerted by the passers-by, they stopped the car and ran for life,” said an eyewitness.
On being informed, firefighters from Chandrasekharpur rushed to the spot and doused the flame. No one, however, was hurt in the bizarre incident.