PHOTO: The fire and rescue personnel extinguishing the fire on the car.
November 26, 2016
LABUAN – A 33-year-old man managed to escape from his Proton Persona car after a fire broke out inside the vehicle at Jalan Kampung Tanjung Aru here this evening.
The director of Labuan Fire and Rescue Department, Jainal@Zainal Madasin told that they received the distressed call on 5.34pm.
“The owner of the car who made the call did not suffer any injury where our personnel arrived at the location five minutes later after the call and managed to put out the fire at 5.50pm.
“Some 70 percent of the car was burnt by the fire. We are still investigating the cause of the fire,” he said.
Eight personnel from Layangan Fire and Rescue Department led by Roslan Harun were involved in the operation.