Motorist escapes blazing car

The badly burnt car.

BINTULU: A car burst into flames near Kidurong Avenue junction on Saturday night.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported in the 11pm incident, as the vehicle owner, aged 21, managed to get out of his car safely.

Nine firemen from Bintulu fire station were deployed to the scene upon responding to an alert call.

They arrived to find the car ablaze. The fire had completely destroyed the car.

The cause of the fire and loss incurred are still under investigation.

Firemen put out the blaze.