Hyderabad: Panic reigned for a while after a running car near Chaderghat Road caught fire across the bridge. However, the awake driver escaped unharmed.
According to eyewitnesses, a moving car suddenly caught fire on Saturday night and within minutes the fire engulfed the entire car.
The fire tenders were put into use and within an hour the fire was extinguished.
The traffic was also affected for a while and the traffic police were too busy to be employed. It is suspected that the car caught fire due to a short circuit in the electrical wiring.