Car catches fire in City, owner has a narrow escape

Bhubaneswar: Owner of a car had a narrow escape from death in the wee hours today when the vehicle caught fire at Rasulgarh Square here.

According to reports, a moving car, bearing registration number OD02AC8513, suddenly caught fire at Rasulgarh Square at 6 am today.  Rabindranath Rout, owner of the vehicle managed to move out of it unharmed.

After being informed by the locals, fire brigade personnel reached the spot and took control over the situation. However, flames had completely destroyed the car by that time.

Though the exact reason of the mishap still remains unknown, a short circuit is suspected to have caused the fire.