Puttur, July 09, 2018: The driver of a Ford Ikon car had a miraculous escape when the car all of a sudden went up in flames at Santyar in Sampya Rural Police Station limits.
The car belonged to Irshad of Palthady. He was on way to Puttur when an ambulance driver who was behind the car noticed the fire and alerted Irshad. He immediately stopped the car at a curve and got down. Within a few seconds the entire car was engulfed in flames.
The Puttur Fire service squad rushed to the place to put out the fire. A case has been registered in Sampya rural police station limits.