Car Caught Fire On Highway In Agra – Agra: Fire breaks out in moving cab on highway, saves lives of driver and couple

Amar Ujala Bureau, Agra

Published by: Mukesh Kumar
Updated Sat, 16 Oct 2021 11:29 AM IST

Summary

A fire broke out in a moving car on the service road in Agra’s Thana New Agra on Friday. This caused an uproar. The driver and couple were in the car. Fortunately, the driver immediately stopped the car, forcing all three to get out of the car.

Firefighters extinguishing fire in car
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A cab was engulfed in flames on Friday at 10:30 am near Abul Ullah Dargah Cut on the highway in Agra. The driver and the couple in the cab had already got down. The fire brigade reached on information. The fire was extinguished in half an hour. Traffic on the highway was disrupted due to the accident.

Pallavi Yadav and her husband Rakesh Yadav, residents of Karhal in Mainpuri, were to go to Telangana by flight to Delhi. He was to go to Delhi airport on Friday. For this a cab was booked from Agra. Smoke started coming out from the front part of the cab near Abul Ulla Dargah Cut as soon as Bhagwan left the talkies.

Seeing this, the driver stopped the cab. The couple also got off. The driver was checking the car. Then the flames started going out. He ran away. The couple had already moved away. The driver tried to put out the fire, but to no avail. Seeing the fire, the vehicles stopped on the highway.

Police reached on information. Fire brigade reached and brought the fire under control. On the other hand, during the extinguishing of the fire, the traffic was cleared through a one-way route. It got jammed. Inspector Bhupendra Balyan, in-charge of Police Station New Agra, said that the registration of the cab is in the name of Tauqeer, a resident of Delhi.

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A cab was engulfed in flames on Friday at 10:30 am near Abul Ullah Dargah Cut on the highway in Agra. The driver and the couple in the cab had already got down. The fire brigade reached on information. The fire was extinguished in half an hour. Traffic on the highway was disrupted due to the accident.

Pallavi Yadav and her husband Rakesh Yadav, residents of Karhal in Mainpuri, were to go to Telangana by flight to Delhi. He was to go to Delhi airport on Friday. For this a cab was booked from Agra. Smoke started coming out from the front part of the cab near Abul Ulla Dargah Cut as soon as Bhagwan left the talkies.

Seeing this, the driver stopped the cab. The couple also got off. The driver was checking the car. Then the flames started going out. He ran away. The couple had already moved away. The driver tried to put out the fire, but to no avail. Vehicles stopped on the highway after seeing the fire.

Police reached on information. Fire brigade reached and brought the fire under control. On the other hand, during the extinguishing of the fire, the traffic was cleared through a one-way route. It got jammed. Inspector Bhupendra Balyan, in-charge of Police Station New Agra, said that the registration of the cab is in the name of Tauqeer, a resident of Delhi.