Monday, May 23

Three bail out in time as van gutted after belching smoke


Fire and Rescue personnel inspecting the charred van.

KUCHING: A delivery van caught fire on the road near Jalan Stutong here at 1pm yesterday.

Three technicians of the company, selling an anti-burglary device, were travelling in the van before it caught fire.

According to a source, the driver pulled over right away when the vehicle started emitting smoke.

Flames erupted just after all three had exited the vehicle.

The van was gutted, with no casualties reported.