Malappuram: A car carrying a group of four individuals en route to a destination narrowly escaped a perilous situation when it unexpectedly caught fire. Fortunately, all passengers managed to survive the incident. The dramatic event unfolded on the Tirur-Chamravattom road at Alingal.
This harrowing incident occurred yesterday morning during their journey from Malappuram to Ernakulam. The fire initially ignited in the engine compartment before swiftly engulfing the entire vehicle. Promptly reacting to the sight of smoke emanating from the car, the passengers halted the vehicle and made a swift escape. Timely intervention by the Tirur fire brigade successfully extinguished the flames, averting a potentially catastrophic outcome.